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GetMatchValueInList (ValueList, Seperator, MatchText)

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Philip Wang, 106 Street Tire & Wheel
http://www.106sttire.com

Search in a value list for MatchText, then return the rest seperated by Seperator

Sample Input:
MatchValueList( "apple - fruit ¶iron - metal" , " - " , "apple" )

MatchValueList( "apple - fruit - Company ¶iron - metal" , " - " , "apple" )

MatchValueList( "Rose is red ¶Sky is blue" , " is " , "sky" )
Sample Output:
fruit

fruit - Company


blue


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

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Description:

It allows me to store value pairs in value list. Very useful to retrieve corresponding values I need.
Please be very careful with the separator: For example: For the pair "Apple - Fruit", the separator is " - ", not just simple "-" .

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

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