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NamedRepetition ( theValue; theList; theSource )

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Geoff Wells, DataIsland Software LLC
http://www.dataisland.com

Select from a repeating field based on a match position in a list

Sample Input:
NamedRepetition ("Dark blue";TheList;RepeatingContainer )

TheList contains
Red
Orange
Yellow
Green
Aqua
Light blue
Dark blue
Violet
Pink
Black

RepeatingContainer contains graphics in colors matching TheList and in the same order.
Sample Output:
A dark blue graphic picked from the 7th repetition of the RepeatingContainer


 Then copy & paste into FileMaker Advanced's Edit Custom Function window.

Description:

This function uses my custom function "PositionValue" to select the contents of a repetition based on the position of a search string in a specified value list.

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

This is my Custom Function and I want to edit it

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alix, holland
October 27, 2010 2:55am

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