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FormatOneLine ( Text )

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Tim Cimbura, LLC

Formats entered text as one line removing formatting, extra returns, tabs, and spaces

Sample Input:
RectangleArea ( "

My Company Name
with several
lines of other info
Sample Output:
My Company Name

 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


This function is great as an auto enter calculation for fields that need to be formatted as one line like company names, city, zip, street address, etc. It fixes a lot of data entry errors that can be confusing and ensures that reports look nice when using these fields. Just make the auto enter calculated value as "FormatOneLine (Self)"

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