Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

RemoveEmptyLines ( Text )

Remove all empty lines or lines with only spaces

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  Sample input:
1.
RemoveEmptyLines ( "¶¶123¶ ¶456¶ ¶789¶¶" )

2.
RemoveEmptyLines ( "¶¶123¶ ¶456¶ ¶789" )
  Sample output:
Return 1:
123¶
456¶
789¶

Return 2:
123¶
456¶
789

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

This function is similar to RemoveExtraReturns at http://www.briandunning.com/cf/11
But it adds processing line feature. You can remove other unwanted characters like Tab or CR.

Note: If the value list is ended with more than 1x¶, the result will have a ¶ in the end. As the samples show.

 

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