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Unformat (text)

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Tim Cimbura, Cimbura.com Consulting
http://www.cimbura.com

Removes all text formatting (simple solution)

Sample Input:
AnyText (formatted with style, size, color, or particular font)
Sample Output:
AnyText (with no style, size, color, or font formatting)


 Then copy & paste into FileMaker Advanced's Edit Custom Function window.

Description:

This is the simplest way to remove all formatting from a text field in Filemaker 7. Simply set the field value to Unformat (text) via a script or an auto-enter calculation.

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

This is my Custom Function and I want to edit it

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removing formatting saves incredible space when printing
thanks so much for the free service !
it wasn't easy to find your service

robert croteau, montréal canada
May 15, 2009 11:38am

thanks

lindsay cannon, harvard
May 30, 2009 9:04pm

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