Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

SmartQuotes ( text )

Changes quotes in smart quotes

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Daniele Raybaudi   Daniele Raybaudi
ACI
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  Sample input:
SmartQuotes ( Quote ( "ab" ) )

SmartQuotes ( field with quotes )
  Sample output:
“ab”

field with smart quotes

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

Changes quotes in smart quotes

 

Comments

comment   comment, VR
Jul 26, 2012
Hi Danielle,

How will this function handle a text like:

Google's new 7" tablet is named "Nexus".
 
Daniele Raybaudi   Daniele Raybaudi, ACI
Jul 26, 2012
Hi Michelle,

Exactly the same as it would if it were active the homonymous option of "Text Handling".
 
Daniele Raybaudi   Daniele Raybaudi, ACI
Jul 27, 2012
... well, not really exactly the same.

I'll work on it.
 
comment   comment, VR
Jul 27, 2012
Oops, sorry about the name.
 

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