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makeEmailAddress ( name1 ; name1CharacterLimit ; name2 ; name2CharacterLimit ; separator ; domain )

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generates standardized email addresses

Sample Input:
makeEmailAddress ( "John" ; 1 ; "Smith" ; 99 ; "" ; "briandunning.com" )

makeEmailAddress ( "Von Munchausen" ; 9 ; "Baron" ; 9 ; "." ; "gmail.com" )
Sample Output:
jsmith@briandunning.com

vonmuncha.baron@gmail.com


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Description:

Generates standardized email addresses using 2 names, length restrictions on each name, the separator to use between the names, and a domain; filters disallowed characters from the names and converts inputs to lowercase.

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

This is my Custom Function and I want to edit it

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The user name of an email adress (the part before the @) is actually case sensitive - though this feature is not often used in reality.

H, Switzerland
January 02, 2014 2:38pm

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