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 FileMaker Pro Custom Functions

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ListSort ( ValueList )

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Theo Tromp, XS Consultants
http://www.xs.nl

Sort of a (short) list without subfunctions (recursive)

Sample Input:
ListSort ( 3
2
1 )
Sample Output:
1
2
3


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Description:

The list is sorted

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This is my Custom Function and I want to edit it

Discuss:

Your CF is looking fore _ListSort ?

Lee Smith, Woodland
August 25, 2017 3:30pm

Oeps, I renamed _ListSort to ListSort but forgot the references....

Theo, lelystad
August 26, 2017 12:52am

Hallo Theo,

10
1
2
sorts as
1
10
2
instead of
1
2
10
the calculation field is set on number
or did I applied your function wrongly?

ps: denk dat ik in het NL had kunnen schrijven..

Huib, Amsterdam
December 30, 2017 10:12am

Ja Huib, het is een alfabetische sort.
Is niet aangegeven, dat is niet zo netjes.
Theo

In English:
The function is sorting alphabetical order. So numbers are treated als strings also.
Theo

Theo Tromp, Lelystad
December 30, 2017 10:38am

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