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HTML_Parser_Cell(Source_Field;Start_String;Start_Occurrence; Middle_String;Middle_Occurrence;Middle_Gap;End_String;End_Oc

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Joel Englander, Joel Englander

HTML Parser Cell

Sample Input:
Set field: Example
Set Field [ FR Designer::Fiche City;
HTML_Parser_Cell (
FR Designer::Fiche HTML ;
"<table border='0' cellpadding='0' cellspacing='2' width='420'>" ; 1 ;
"<font size='3' face='Arial'>" ; 2 ; 0 ;
"</font>" ; 3 ; 6
) ]
Sample Output:

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Function : Application :
HTML_Parser_Cell (
Source_Field ;
Start_String ; Start_Occurrence ;
Middle_String ; Middle_Occurrence ; Middle_Gap ;
End_String ; End_Occurrence ; End_Gap
HTML : Exemple : FR Designer::Fiche HTML :
<form action='action.lasso' method='POST'>
<input type='hidden' name='-Database' value='vendor.fp3'><input type='hidden' name='-layout' value='Provider'>
<table border='0' cellpadding='0' cellspacing='2' width='268'>
<td align='center' valign='top'>
<table border='0' cellpadding='0' cellspacing='2' width='420'>
<font size='4' face='Arial'><b>
A. Michael Krieger Inc.
<font size='3' face='Arial'>
441 Warren Street
<font size='3' face='Arial'>
, </font><font size='3' face='Arial'>
</font><font size='3' face='Arial'>
<font size='3' face='Arial'>

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