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Cool Tools 14: Actual Search & Replace

Friday, February 11th, 2011

Occasionally, you may need to modify hundreds of Plumtree style sheets on the WCI Image Server, or perform some other mass search-and-replace across a bunch of files (If you need search-and-replace in Publisher Content Items, check out Integryst’s PublisherManager).

For this, I’ve found no better tool than DivlocSoft’s Actual Search & Replace.  The tool is simple to use, inexpensive at $30 bucks (free if you just want to use the trial version for a quick one-time task), and allows a great deal of tailoring folders and actual strings you may want to replace.  For example, updating those Plumtree style sheets to fix all the broken crap when upgrading ALUI to WCI 10gR3 requires only a couple of regex search and replace strings like this:

Give it a shot, and let us know what you think!