Search and replace string

Last published at: April 26th, 2021


Search and replace the string.


  • inputString– Input string to be search and replace
  • mappingString– Mapping of search and replace strings
  • variableToStoreValue--Variable/Global to store the search and replace string 


  • True – step executed successfully
  • False – step failed to execute 



Let’s build and execute the searchandreplacestringDef example.          

  • Create a new definition called “searchandreplacestringDef”
  • Select the definition and click the “design” button
  • Drag a searchandreplacestring step from the toolbox
  • Connect the dots between the start and searchandreplacestring step 

  • Click on the “searchandreplacestring” step to configure its properties
  • Configure the following values for the properties as shown on the below graphic
  • Click on the Mapping of search and replace strings icon and enter the string that needs to be searched and replaced with the string value as shown below then save.

  • Save the workflow definition, create a workflow instance and execute. Step should search and replace the string.