Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

HighlightOccurrence ( ListToTest ; ListToCompare ; ColorMatch ; ColorNoMatch )

this function will recursively color code values in ListToTest by determining if they occur in ListToCompare

  Average rating: 4.7 (29 votes) Log in to vote

Maarten Witberg   Maarten Witberg - Show more from this author
http://www.maatwerkdbs.nl

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter

  Sample input:
HighlightOccurrence ( "apple¶pear¶banana " ; "kumquat¶banana¶guave" ; 0 ; RGB ( 200 ; 0 ; 0 ) )
  Sample output:
apple¶pear¶banana with the value banana in red.

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

- This function will recursively color code values in ListToTest by determining if they occur in ListToCompare
- Input format for ListToTest and ListToCompare : ¶ -delimited values;
- Two color parameters allow the user to select a highlight color for either or both matching and non-matching values
-contact me: witbe001 - at - planet.nl

 

Comments

Log in to post comments.

 

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

Support this website.

This library has been a free commmunity resource for FileMaker users and developers for 15 years. It receives no funding and has no advertisements. If it has helped you out, I'd really appreciate it if you could contribute whatever you think it's worth:

Under construction. Email me your wish list for improvements.