Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

filterLogData ( ultraLogField ; fieldName )

Return rows from the UltraLog LogData field for changes to a specific field.

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Josh Ormond   Josh Ormond - Show more from this author
Iozax, LLC
http://iozax.com

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  Sample input:
filterLogData ( people::LogData ; "firstName" )
  Sample output:
1/3/2019 9:55:09 AM jormond firstName L -» Luke
1/2/2019 3:01:47 PM cdoe firstName Lucas -» L
1/2/2019 7:25:27 AM ovale firstName [---] -» Lucas

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

Return rows from the UltraLog LogData field for changes to a specific field.

 

Comments

Josh Ormond   Josh Ormond, Iozax, LLC
Feb 21, 2019
I have found that depending on how you list the fields using the UltraLog function, it will affect the characters used between the fields. If you find something not working, post a sample of the text you have in your log field, and I can make an adjustment to how the function works.
 

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