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Formatting ( text ; styles )

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Rob Westergaard, DataStorm Solutions

This function applies text formatting using a variable input field.

Sample Input:
Formatting ( "Hello, world!" ; "Bold+Underline" )
Sample Output:
Hello, world! (in bold+underline format)

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

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The Filemaker 7 function "TextStyleAdd ( text ; styles )" doesn't let you use a field (i.e., a variable) for the styles input; this Formatting function does. You can even use a checkbox-formatted field for the styles input.

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