Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

AddressBlock ( com ; cont ; a1 ; a2 ; a3 ; a4 ; c %3

Calculated Address block from separate fields - handles missing elements

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Steve Gerow   Steve Gerow - Show more from this author
Abrazos Data Consulting

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  Sample input:
Note: AddressLine4 is not used, therefore $null placeholder is entered in place in field calc.
  Sample output:
Abrazos, Inc.
Attn: Steve Gerow
123 Main St.
Bldg 123
Mail Stop 123
Pasadena, CA 91105

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

Streamlines creation of multiple calculated name-address blocks.
Automatically closes up blank lines.
I've always found it easier to deal with a calculated address block for invoice headers, labels, etc., rather than with groups of individual fields.

Note: non-US addresses may need further development.



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