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Joshua Paul, Neo Code Software
Neo Code Software

Sorts the values in a list ascending or descending.

Sample Input:
SortValues ( "apple¶grape¶banana" ; True )

SortValues ( "apple¶grape¶banana" ; False )
Sample Output:
apple¶banana¶grape

grape¶banana¶apple


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Description:

NOTE this function written by Theo Ros, this version replaces "list" with "lst"

Returns the list with items sorted

Syntax: SortValues ( list ; sortAscending )
In: list - the return delimited list to search
sortAscending - if True (1), the list will be sorted Ascending,
if False (0), the sorting is Descending

Return type: Text

SortValues ( "apple¶grape¶banana" ; True ) --> "apple¶banana¶grape"
SortValues ( "apple¶grape¶banana" ; False ) --> "grape¶banana¶apple"

This sort uses functions MinValue() and MaxValue()

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

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