The ^ character can be used to show NOT so [^dl]og will match words except dog and log. <BR><BR>Does this only work for single characters within [ ]. Can I put in a string to not search.<BR><BR>I want to search and replace for everything which does not have localhost in it.<BR><BR>I have tried http://[^localhost]/default.asp and http://[^(localhost)]/default.asp but without success.<BR><BR><BR><BR><BR><BR>