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Search and Replace

A simple search for find strings in your database and replace the string.

63 reviews
Average Rating
4 stars
4.4 out of 5 stars
1 star
ad an undo button *****
By , for WP 3.9.1

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5 stars
great plugin!
By , for WP 3.9.1

great plugin!

1 star
Broken in WP 3.9.x
By , for WP 3.9.1

Seems to be no longer supported by authors.

5 stars
Perfect Search & Replace
By , for WP 3.9.1

I'm using this plugin a long time and it offers the simplicity I was looking for.

I use it if I search for something in my db and if I need to replace it it works also.

But with WP 2.9+ and PHP 5.5+ you will need a little workaround for the plugin to work properly. Member RonG epxplained this here.

5 stars
Simple and effective
By , for WP 3.9.1

Have used this plugin for many years. Is extremely good at what is says it does; replacing strings in the DB.

5 stars
Great! Worked flawlessly
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Great plugin! Worked just as expected.

1 star
Uses old MySql rather than MySqli
By , for WP 3.9.1

No good for later versions of php as this plugin has been built using mysql rather than mysqli.

Better off using https://interconnectit.com/products/search-and-replace-for-wordpress-databases/

Don't forget to delete this file afterwards.

3 stars
Powerful but dangerously confusing interface
By , for WP 3.9.1

Really powerful, but a dangerously confusing interface. The "search all" and "replace all" radio buttons are not intuitive. And more importantly, it is completely unclear that the "search in" table selection option doesn't actually allow you to just search. As soon as you just search for a word, and leave the "replace" empty, it deletes all occurrences of that word in the tables you selected!

Definitely could do with an improved interface.

5 stars
Great Plugin
By , for WP 3.9.1

After migrating my blog a lot of issue caused for old URL.

This plugin saved my day. Thanks a lot.

1 star
Ha
By ,

yawn

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