Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

DeleteMiddleText ( Value ; StringStart ; StringEnd )

Delete text between markers

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Ruben van den Boogaard   Ruben van den Boogaard

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  Sample input:
DeleteMiddleText ( "This <#< LEAF THIS OUT >#> is my text" ; "<#<" ; ">#>" )
  Sample output:
"This is my text"

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

This is a recursive CF to delete blocks of text marked between StringStart and StringEnd



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