Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

TAB10 ( )

Returns a string of 10 tab characters; helper function for XMLtab

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Martin Spanjaard   Martin Spanjaard - Show more from this author
Trias Digitaal
http://www.triasdigitaal.nl

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  Sample input:
""
  Sample output:
" "

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

// 2014 © Martin Spanjaard, Trias Digitaal
// Returns a string of 10 tab characters.
// Nothings special, just to make life easier.
// Helper function for XMLtag

 

Comments

Robert Kahn   Robert Kahn, Kiel/Germany
May 11, 2014
Sorry, I don't see any function code. Did you forget to insert the code?
 
Martin Spanjaard   Martin Spanjaard, Trias Digitaal
May 11, 2014
No Robert, no function code. It's just that you can use this in calculations so it's name shows you what it is or does. It spares you to type in tab characters + comment each time you would like to use them. Nothing more than that.
 
unix   unix, Japan
Jun 12, 2014
Tab ( n )
//n is rounded between 1 and 400
Substitute ( 10 ^ Max ( 1 ; Min ( 400 ; Int ( n ) ) ) - 1 ; 9 ; Char ( 9 ) )
 

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