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HighlightOccurrence ( ListToTest ; ListToCompare ; ColorMatch ; ColorNoMatch )

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maarten witberg, maarten witberg

this function will recursively color code values in ListToTest by determining if they occur in ListToCompare

Sample Input:
HighlightOccurrence ( "apple¶pear¶banana " ; "kumquat¶banana¶guave" ; 0 ; RGB ( 200 ; 0 ; 0 ) )
Sample Output:
apple¶pear¶banana with the value banana in red.

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- This function will recursively color code values in ListToTest by determining if they occur in ListToCompare
- Input format for ListToTest and ListToCompare : ¶ -delimited values;
- Two color parameters allow the user to select a highlight color for either or both matching and non-matching values
-contact me: witbe001 - at -

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