Find and Replace Text in Word Documents using Python

Quite often, you need to replace a particular text or phrase in the Word documents. MS Word has a built-in feature for such cases and you can replace the desired text with one click. In this article, you will learn how to programmatically find and replace text in Word documents using Python. This could be useful when you need to replace text in a bunch of documents. Also, you can embed this feature in your Python applications to censor the Word documents before sharing.
November 9, 2021 · 3 min · Usman Aziz