Find and replace text in your project

If your project contains multiple instances of a particular word or phrase displayed in multiple title clips, such as names, company names, or job titles, you can find the specific word or phrase and quickly change each instance of it.

Find and replace title text

  1. Choose Edit > Find and Replace Title Text.

  2. In the Find and Replace Title Text window that appears, type the text you want to search for in the Find field.

    Find and Replace Title Text window
  3. In the Replace field, type the text you want to replace the text you’re looking for.

  4. To choose where to search, do one of the following:

    • To search for text in the selected title clip: Choose Selected Title from the “Search in” pop-up menu.

      This option is useful for searching in title clips that have a lot of text, such as credits.

    • To search for text across all the title clips in your project: Choose All Titles In Project from the “Search in” pop-up menu.

  5. Do any of the following:

    • To match how letters are capitalized in your search string: Select the “Match case” checkbox.

    • To locate whole words rather than a group of letters within words: Select the “Whole words” checkbox.

    • To have the search start over from the beginning of the searched item once it’s reached the end: Select the “Loop search” checkbox.

  6. Do one of the following:

    • To replace all instances of the text at once: Click the Replace All button.

    • To replace this single instance of the text only: Click the Replace button.

    • To replace this instance of the text and locate the next place the text appears: Click the Replace & Find button.

    • To cycle forward and backward through each instance of the text you’re looking for: Click the Previous and Next buttons.