# What to use the Replace text step for
Use this step to replace a text in your data. For example, when generating reports, let's say you have scraped data that reads 'Red Shoes' and the value 40. You could change the text to 'Stock level of Red Shoes is.'
Here's a helpful tip, if you just want to remove text, simply leave the 'Replace field' blank.
You can use this step to:
# How to configure the Replace text step
# Data to replace words
Select the data you want to replace the text. It can be from any step in Axiom. For example, you can pass the output from 'Read from a Google Sheet' or 'Webhook' as a variable into this step.
# Text to replace
Enter the text you wish to change. It has to be found in the variable passed via 'Data to replace words'.
# Replace with
Enter what you want to replace the text with
No action required it is a preivew of the data output by this step. So you will see your change here.