search and replace using python-docx library RRS feed

  • Question

  • i would like to search a word and replace it with table. the following code is just for strings:

    def paragraph_replace(self, search, replace):
        searchre = re.compile(search)
        for paragraph in self.paragraphs:
            paragraph_text = paragraph.text
            if paragraph_text:
                if searchre.search(paragraph_text):
                    paragraph.text = re.sub(search, replace, paragraph_text)
        return paragraph_text

    is there a way of replace it with table?

    Sunday, July 20, 2014 7:45 PM

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  • Hi,

    As far as I know, Python-Docx Lib is an open source lib which has nothing to do with Office Object Model. It's processing OpenXML directly. So I'm afraid this is not a proper forum for your question.

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    Monday, July 21, 2014 11:34 AM