Parse Value Lists

Version 2

     

    Script

     

    Compatibility
    Creator
    Mac OS X, Windows
    Todd Duell
    FMP 9, 10, 11
    Formulations Pro
    Web: No
    File Type: FP7
    Server: Yes
    FileSize: ~ .68 megabytes
    http://www.formulationspro.com

    Description

    Having access to a list of values can be very powerful. You can obtain access to a list of values from a text field, a value list, or even a custom function that acquires the values from across a found set of records as in the Unique List article. Once you have this list you may want to process each value of the list. The cfParseValueList custom function in this demo will show you several different ways to dynamically parse a value list.

     


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    Developer's Notes

    See sample file for full demo and technical article.

     


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