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TransformValues( ValueList; Pattern )

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Peter Vinogradov, Peter Vinogradov Consulting
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Transforms each item in ValueList based on Pattern

Sample Input:
TransformValues(
fieldnames ( get(filename);"People");
"<<@MF>>"
)
Sample Output:
<< FirstName >>
<< LastName >>
<< DOB >>

(Where the fields in the "People" table are FirstName, LastName, and DOB)


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

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Description:

Use this function to transform values in a list according to a specific pattern. Useful in combination with the Evaluate() function.

This function requires the <b>TrimReturns</B> function submitted by Kieren MacMillan

NOTE: You must use the characters "@MF" within the "Pattern" parameter wherever you want the current value to appear.

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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