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SetCell ( matrix ; row ; column ; value )

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Ronald W. Satz, Transpower Corporation

Sets matrix element at row, column to value

Sample Input:
SetCell ( A ; 1 ; 3 ; 100)
Sample Output:
first row, third column of matrix A now has 100

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This is the dual function to The Shadow's GetCell custom matrix function. FileMaker does not have built-in matrix functions, so have to make our own custom functions.

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This is my Custom Function and I want to edit it


I am newbie to Fm.
I a table of values to use in a Profit Loss statement.
This tables has category, value and month.
I would like to meke PL report with Category as rows and month as colum, and values as slots.
I tried to make a Script, but it was too big, with more than 600 slots.
A Matrix report would be great.
Does this function do the job?

Antonio, Brazil
August 23, 2013 2:49pm

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