Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

Coalesce ( values )

Returns the first non-empty value, similar to the SQL COALESCE function

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  Sample input:
Coalesce ( "¶¶A¶¶B" )
  Sample output:
"A"

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

Similar to the SQL COALESCE function, this custom function will return the first non-empty value from the list of values passed in through the parameter.

 

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