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files - Search/Replace File Contents

  • Last Modified: 2020-03-05

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Search/Replace File Contents

Searches a text file for a specified string and replaces it.

Operation type:

Executing - this operation will perform a specified action or actions on a remote server.

Script usage:

Replace-Text(
	[Include: <@(text)>],
	[Exclude: <@(text)>],
	[Directory: <text>],
	SearchText: <text>,
	[ReplaceWith: <text>],
	[Regex: <true/false>]
);

This operation may be prefixed with Files::, although this is a built-in namespace and isn't really necessary.

Arguments:

Name Format Script Usage Usage Notes
Include
@(text)
Include
See KB#1119 to learn more about masking syntax.
Exclude
@(text)
Exclude
See KB#1119 to learn more about masking syntax.
Directory
text
Directory
Search text
text
SearchText
This argument is required.
Replace with
text
ReplaceWith
Use regex
true/false
Regex

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