Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

MiddleTransform ( _text ; _delimiter ; _occurrance ; _newdelimiter )

Grabs all text from a variable starting delimiter and to the end of the field with the possibility to substitute the new text with a different delimiter.

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  Sample input:
MiddleTransform ( "205|chuck|liddell|1969|San Luis Obispo|Santa Barbara|The Iceman" ; "|" ; 3 ; "¶" )
  Sample output:
1969
San Luis Obispo
Santa Barbara
The Iceman

  Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)

Grabs all text from a variable starting delimiter and to the end of the field with the possibility to substitute the new text with a different delimiter.

 

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