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Can you filter profanity while keeping upper and lowercased letters?

How the @$#%! do they do it?



7:54 pm on Feb 3, 2005 (gmt 0)

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I can change change everything the uppercase or lowercase, and then censor, but then the entire filtered message ends up in either uppercase or lowercase.

Is there an ASP/VBscript workaround for this? ASP.net maybe?


12:21 am on Feb 4, 2005 (gmt 0)

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There's nothing intrinsic; you'll need to write your own solution...

Zaphod Beeblebrox

8:40 am on Feb 4, 2005 (gmt 0)

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Use the VBScript/ASP Replace function. vbTextCompare is case-insensitive:

Replace(expression, find, replacewith[, start[, count[, compare]]])

Const vbTextCompare = 1
strText = Replace(strText, strProfanity, "****", 1, 10000, vbTextCompare)


4:47 am on Feb 5, 2005 (gmt 0)

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Thank you -so- much. I was literally losing sleep over this.

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