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ValidURL ( style ; URL )

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Roger Biel, 2Geckos Consulting, LLC
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Validates and reformats formats URL, extracts domain, supports mailto & callto

Sample Input:
ValidURL ( "Domain" ; www.2Geckos.com )
ValidURL ( "URL" ; filemaker@2Geckos.com )
ValidURL ( "www" ; www.2Geckos.com )
ValidURL ( "link" ; www.2Geckos.com )
Sample Output:
2Geckos.com
mailto:filemaker@2Geckos.com
http://www.2Geckos.com/
<a href="http://www.2geckos.com">www.2geckos.com</a>


 Then copy & paste into FileMaker Advanced's Edit Custom Function window.

Click here to copy To Clip Manager if you have myFMbutler's Clip Manager installed

Description:

I'm worked on this function for a long time and have been adding features that I've found useful in many scripts and auto-enter fields.

Although it is working great I would appreciate any feedback or suggestions on how to improve it.

Note: these functions are not guaranteed or supported by BrianDunning.com. Please contact the individual developer with any questions or problems.

This is my Custom Function and I want to edit it

Discuss:

Is there a dependency to ValidEmail()? Where can I get that?

IKBM, Florida
May 02, 2012 4:06am

My apologies for not uploading ValidEmail(), that is used in this function. It is now uploaded.

Roger Biel, Casa Grande, Arizona
May 02, 2012 7:31am

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