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SetField ( InValue )

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Richard DeShong, Logic Tools

Set field to value, checks for value of "Empty"

Sample Input:
SetField ( "test" )
Setfield ( "Empty" )
Sample Output:

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~~~ Design Notes ~~~
This is part of a series of SET functions:
SetVar and SetField

These are all designed to work with variables and to
keep the variables from being un-set (removed from memory),
by using the string "Empty" to indicate IsEmpty().

If a field, MyField, is empty and I use SetVar(),
MyVariable = SetVar( MyField )
Tnen MyVariable is now = "Empty".

These are related to a series of LIST functions.
ListAdd, ListAddUnique, ListExist, ListGet, ListToggle.

Which are designed to work with variables and the "Empty" idea.


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

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