Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

CF_HTMLtoFMP_styledText_sub ( text ; openTag ; closeTag ; replaceWith )

Converts data between predefined HTML tags into FMP bold / italic etc. As well as standard HTML tags, you can also define your own custom tags.

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Chaim Bacon   Chaim Bacon
Click Connection Corporation

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  Sample input:
This custom function is subordinate to the CF_HTMLtoFMP_styledText custom function. All parameters are passed from the parent custom function.
  Sample output:
See parent custom function for sample or download the demo file from our website at:

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

See description in custom function above.

NOTE: The other custom function 'CF_HTMLtoFMP_styledText' is required for this one to work.

You can download a fully working sample file of this function at:



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