Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

Phone Format

(A simplified version of phone.format)

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Kyle Williams   Kyle Williams
Sphere Solar Energy

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  Sample input:
Phone Format(1234567)
Phone Format(1234567890)
Phone Format(11234567890)
Phone Format(1234)
Phone Format(1-2-3-4x5c6h7)
Phone Format(1-2-3-4x5c6h7890)
  Sample output:
(123) 456-7890
1 (123) 456-7890
(123) 456-7890

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

I designed this so that you wouldn't have to worry about entering in any 'format' variable since that seemed kind of redundant and unnecessary. Figured I would share it just in case anyone else felt the same way and just wanted a simpler function to work with.



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