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DialByWord ( phoneNumberString )

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Geoffrey Gerhard, Creative Solutions Incorporated
http://www.creativesltns.com

Formats a numeric string to match a template supplied as a parameter (i.e. Phone, Social Security, Federal ID formats)

Sample Input:
DialByWord ("1800CALL ATT )
Sample Output:
18002255288


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

Description:

This function converts uppercase letters into numbers, while ignoring lower-case letters. It is an adjunct to the Mask CF. This...
DialByWord ( "1800CALL ATT" )
...would return this...
18002255288

Function Usage:
This function is NOT recursive.
This function can be used in an Auto-enter (Replace existing values) text field in combination with the Mask CF to produce consistently formatted phone numbers with little user attention to the consistency of his/her input.

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

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