Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

_cf_Country_Letter_Code ( _Country )

If you ever need a country letter code...

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  Sample input:
_cf_Country_Letter_Code ( Albania )
  Sample output:

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

This is a list of countries (sorted partially by their first letter) and their equivalent letter code. I believe the list is rather complete; however, feel free to improve it as you wish.



ursus   ursus, NL
Jun 24, 2009
Holland is NOT a country. Holland is a part of The Netherlands. Which can also be just: Netherlands or Netherlands, The

Furthermore: Aruba belongs to the Kingdom of The Netherlands
as do Bonaire, Curaçao, Sint Maarten, Saba and Sint Eustatius
Edward Souza   Edward Souza, Victoria, BC, CA
Apr 30, 2011

I got the info from UN itself. Any xenophobic complaints or corrections, please direct to them. :)


Clair   Clair, Mexico City
May 5, 2011
Good answer, Dude
Predrag   Predrag, Montenegro
Sep 1, 2011
Yugoslavia can be only ex yugoslavia!

New countries:
Montenegro ME
Serbia SR
Croatia HR
Makedonija MK
Bosnia and Hercegovina BA
Slovenia SL

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