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FormatPostcodeNL ( TheCode )

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Henk Brendel, Data 33

Function for formatting dutch postcodes

Sample Input:
FormatPostcodeNL ( "1234pc" )
Sample Output:
1234 PC

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This function formats dutch postcodes (4 digits followed by two characters).
The postcode will be returned as: 4 digits-space-2 capitalized characters.
"1234pc" will be returned as "1234 PC"
" 78 54g Q" will be returned as "7854 GQ"
Postcodes that are not entered as 4 digits followed by two characters are considered to be foreign, and will remain unchanged.

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