Find and Replace

7 Jun 20171 minute to read

RTE provides find and replace support, which is used to search for a keyword in RTE content and replace the matched keyword with a specified text. In order to use it, we have to enable the find and replace item in the editor toolbar (or) Press CTRL+F key.

  • HTML
  • <textarea id="texteditor" ej-rte [(tools)]="tools"></textarea>
  • HTML
  • import {Component} from '@angular/core';
      selector: 'sd-home',
      templateUrl: 'app/components/rte/rte.component.html'
    export class RTEComponent {
        tools: Object;
        constructor() {
   = { edit: ["findAndReplace"] };
    • Find and Replace action should happen in a following sequence:

      Find => Replace (or) Replace All.

    Action Descriptions
    Find Finds a keyword matches with the editor consist of following filters. * Match Case. * Whole Word.
    Replace Replaces the particular selected match with the specified text.
    ReplaceAll Replaces the entire matches with the specified text.


    Before performing the Replace/ReplaceAll action, we must do the find action to validate the match’s availability.