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    Question Replacing a char

    I am trying t o replace just one char in a string. However, when I try to use the Replace function in the below context (newTimeStamp being 20-something characters long):

    newTimeStamp = Replace(newTimeStamp, "5", " ",4,1)

    It truncates my string by 8 characters!

    For example, if newTimeStamp was ="123456789" then the result would be "4 6789"

    Does anyone know why it is doing is this? And, just as importantly, how to get it not to?

    I know I could Mid the first 3 digits and splice the two strings together, but I'd assume that there is a way to just replace the culprit char and save the rest of the string!

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    What is happening is that when you tell it a start position, it returns a substring from this position on.
    Unfortunately I do not know of a way around this except not to specify a start position.

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