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RemoveEmptyValues ( Text )

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Koji Takeuchi, Splash, Inc.

Remove empty lines of return-seperated text.

Sample Input:
RemoveEmptyValues ( "A¶¶¶B¶C¶" )
Sample Output:

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RemoveEmptyValues ( Text )
2011.03.25, Koji Takeuchi <>

Remove empty lines of return-seperated text.
Text = source text
"A¶¶¶B¶C¶" or
List ( TO::Field ) or
ValueListItems ( Get ( FileName ) ; "ValueListName" )

RemoveEmptyValues ( "A¶¶¶B¶C¶" )
-> "A¶B¶C"

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This is my Custom Function and I want to edit it


Can also be done with the CF "RemoveExtraReturns ( text ):


MArtin, Zürich
March 31, 2011 8:54am


Thanks, Martin.
Sorry for lazy to searching, but I leave this here to just offering a variation :)

Koji Takeuchi, Tokyo
March 31, 2011 9:34am

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