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Get_IndexAndCount ( TableName ; FieldName ; RecordSeparator )

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Chris Belanger, Innovative Solutions

Uses SQL to return List of counts & unique values on a field

Sample Input:
Get_IndexAndCount ( "Contacts" ; "LastName" ; "¶" )
Sample Output:

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PURPOSE: Determine count & unique values for a field
Uses SQL query, so is quite fast

Result Format:
COUNT <TAB> VALUE <RecordSeparator>
If you use ¶ as the RecordSeparator, this creates a value list

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