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SmartQuotes ( text )

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Daniele Raybaudi, ACI

Changes quotes in smart quotes

Sample Input:
SmartQuotes ( Quote ( "ab" ) )

SmartQuotes ( field with quotes )
Sample Output:

field with smart quotes

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Changes quotes in smart quotes

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This is my Custom Function and I want to edit it


Hi Danielle,

How will this function handle a text like:

Google's new 7" tablet is named "Nexus".

comment, VR
July 26, 2012 8:47pm

Hi Michelle,

Exactly the same as it would if it were active the homonymous option of "Text Handling".

Daniele Raybaudi, Rome
July 26, 2012 11:46pm

... well, not really exactly the same.

I'll work on it.

Daniele Raybaudi, Rome
July 27, 2012 12:28am

Oops, sorry about the name.

comment, VR
July 27, 2012 1:41am

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