Find and replace string in body

APPLIES TO: All API Management tiers

The find-and-replace policy finds a request or response substring and replaces it with a different substring.


Set the policy's elements and child elements in the order provided in the policy statement. Learn more about how to set or edit API Management policies.

Policy statement

<find-and-replace from="what to replace" to="replacement" />


Attribute Description Required Default
from The string to search for. Policy expressions are allowed. Yes N/A
to The replacement string. Specify a zero length replacement string to remove the search string. Policy expressions are allowed. Yes N/A



<find-and-replace from="notebook" to="laptop" />

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