Replaces existing text with new text in a string
Sample Usage
SUBSTITUTE("Hello World!", "l", "o", 3)
  • search_text
  • old_text
  • new_text
  • [
  • search_text
    The string containing the text that you want to replace
  • old_text
    The text string you want to replace
  • new_text
    The text string to replace old_text
  • replace_num
    The instance in search_text to replace old_text with new_text. If omitted, all instances are replaced.
Usage Notes
  • The text that you provide in SUBSTITUTE is case sensitive.

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