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#1 opel

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Posted 26 September 2006 - 03:59 PM

Hi I am new to using PHP but have some experience of using ASP.

I want to be able to use PHP to carry out a task similar to ASP's replace function that will look at a string in a variable and replace the first instance it finds of it.

for example say my variable string is "t_image.jpg"

I would use (replace(<%imagestring&>)value,"t_","",1,1) which would change the string to now just being "image.jpg"

Is there a similiar function to this in PHP that will carry out the same task.

Thanks for your help.. ;D

#2 trq

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Posted 26 September 2006 - 04:01 PM

str_replace().

#3 .josh

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Posted 26 September 2006 - 04:02 PM

str_replace, ereg_replace, substr_replace

just do www.php.net/insertoneofthosehere
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#4 opel

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Posted 26 September 2006 - 05:43 PM

cheers got it sorted with the string replace.  ;D




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