Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

@TrimPunctuation ( text )

Universal punctuation trimmer for relational filters

  Be the first to rate this function Log in to vote

Alex Zueiv   Alex Zueiv - Show more from this author

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter

  Sample input:
@TrimPunctuation ( "a - 1 ¶ a — 1 ¶ a : 1" )
  Sample output:
a 1
a 1
a 1

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

Use to clean textual multi-line key fields.

Should work well in all FMP versions.



Log in to post comments.


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

Support this website.

This library has been a free commmunity resource for FileMaker users and developers for 15 years. It receives no funding and has no advertisements. If it has helped you out, I'd really appreciate it if you could contribute whatever you think it's worth: