Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

RemoveConsecutives ( text ; pattern )

Remove consecutive patterns from a text

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  Sample input:
RemoveConsecutives ( "tessst" ; "s" )
  Sample output:
test

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

Removes consecutive patterns from a text.

Nothing special but something I missed on the list. Just to give something back to this great resource.

 

Comments

Bob   Bob, East Hamptom
Jun 1, 2014
So how does that work with words like
Session
Mission
Mississippi

??
 

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