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I searched the Brackets user guide @github and couldn't find how can I use the the search and replace function inside of the program. A simple example is to find foo and replace it with bar in a string barfoobar. It says; (use /re/ syntax for regexp search) I'm new to Brackets and regular expressions too, but normally I should have two fields one for the search and the other one for replace. In bracket there's only one field!

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Oops! I just found that I have to push enter and Adobe Brackets will ask for the replace string! what a complex UI :/

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Yeah, we know that a better UI here is needed. I'm glad you were able to work it out, though. – Kevin Dangoor Mar 4 '13 at 13:09
Thanks Kevin, I see that you are among the Adobe Brackets team :) – Abdessamad Idrissi Mar 7 '13 at 19:38
Note that the UI is much different in newer versions -- see answer & screenshot below. – peterflynn Nov 6 '14 at 22:35

In more recent versions of Brackets, the Replace command gives you a much better experience:

Brackets Replace UI

Read this blog post for more details.

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