Search and Replace Option using blank value doesn't work as expected

Document ID : KB000084410
Last Modified Date : 14/04/2018
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Issue:
Error Message :
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When attempting to utilize the "Replace" option in the "Search and Replace" dialog and replace a string with a blank, it fails and nothing happens. 

Investigation
  1. Open object with text in the Process Tab 
  2. Click 'Search' 
  3. Define 'Search for' with anything that is currently in the Process Tab 
  4. Leave 'Replace With' blank 
  5. Click 'Replace All' 
  6. Nothing happens 

 
Cause:
Cause type:
Defect
Root Cause: "Replace All" functionality in "Search and Replace" dialog does not work with an empty replacement text.
Resolution:
Update the User Interface to a fixed version.

Fix Status: In Progress

Fix Version(s):
Component(s): UserInterface Java

Automation Engine 12.1.0 – Available
Automation Engine 12.0.1 - Available
Automation Engine 11.2.3 - Available
Automation Engine 11.1.5 - Available
Additional Information:
Workaround :
N/A