StringReplace Multiple Search Strings

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Nothing amazing but I use it all the time, I'm surprised something similar hasn't been added to the standard StringReplace.
I've never been any good at regular expressions, I'm sure if I was the whole example below could be done in one line
But for the simple minded like me here you go :)   Enjoy
$BIOS = _StringMultiReplace(CleanWMIC("bios", "biosversion"), "(|)|{|}", "")

Func _StringMultiReplace($zString, $zSearchString, $zReplaceString, $zDelimeter = "|")
    If $zString = "" OR $zSearchString = "" OR $zDelimeter = "" Then
        Return $zString

    $zArray  = StringSplit($zSearchString, $zDelimeter)
    For $i = 1 to $zArray[0]
        $zString = StringReplace($zString, $zArray[$i], $zReplaceString)
    Return $zString


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If your replacement string is separated with pipes you can just regexpreplace.  Also, no one else has CleanWMIC.

msgbox(0, '' , _StringMultiReplace("andtheversionofthebios", "and|the|of|bios", "^"))

Func _StringMultiReplace($zString, $zSearchString, $zReplaceString)
    If $zString = "" OR $zSearchString = ""  Then
        Return $zString

    return stringregexpreplace($zString , $zSearchString , $zReplaceString)


,-. .--. ________ .-. .-. ,---. ,-. .-. .-. .-.
|(| / /\ \ |\ /| |__ __||| | | || .-' | |/ / \ \_/ )/
(_) / /__\ \ |(\ / | )| | | `-' | | `-. | | / __ \ (_)
| | | __ | (_)\/ | (_) | | .-. | | .-' | | \ |__| ) (
| | | | |)| | \ / | | | | | |)| | `--. | |) \ | |
`-' |_| (_) | |\/| | `-' /( (_)/( __.' |((_)-' /(_|
'-' '-' (__) (__) (_) (__)

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