Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

ConcatValues ( ValuesOriginal ; ValuesToConcatenate ; ColumnSeparator ; RowSeparator )

Concatenate values which has multiple rows and columns to other values.

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Koji Takeuchi   Koji Takeuchi - Show more from this author
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  Sample input:
ConcatValues ( "a¶b¶c" ; "1¶2¶3" ; "," ; ¶ )
  Sample output:
a,1¶b,2¶c,3

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

ConcatValues ( ValuesOriginal ; ValuesToConcatenate ; ColumnSeparator ; RowSeparator )
2018.03.18, Koji Takeuchi


description:
Concatenate values which has multiple rows and columns to other values.
ex.
$List1 = "George Harrison¶John Lennon¶Paul McCartney¶Ringo Starr"
$List2 = "Lead Guitar¶Rythm Guitar¶Base¶Drums"

ConcatValues ( $List1 ; $List2 ; "," ; ¶ )
= "George Harrison,Lead Guitar¶John Lennon,Rythm Guitar¶Paul McCartney,Base¶Ringo Starr,Drums"

// If you don't specify ColumnSeparator or RowSeparator, "," and "¶" are used by default.

 

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