Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

AddOrRemoveValue ( listOfValues ; value )

Speedily (and with no recursion/cleanup) remove all instances of a value from a list, or add it, if it's not there.

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Debi Fuchs   Debi Fuchs - Show more from this author
Aptworks Consulting

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  Sample input:
AddOrRemoveValue("¶9¶2¶4¶8¶8¶¶7¶¶8¶9¶¶"; "8") -> "¶9¶2¶4¶¶7¶¶9¶¶"
  Sample output:

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

Speedily (and with no recursion or cleanup of empty values) remove all instances of a value from a list, if the value exists in the list already, or add it, if not. (For list cleanup try custom function CullNulls).



Debi Fuchs   Debi Fuchs, Aptworks Consulting
Aug 28, 2018
fixed a bug which caused the function not to work on single-value lists

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