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Initial in Spanish

Question asked by SergioChávez on Jan 22, 2013
Latest reply on Jan 25, 2013 by SergioChávez


Initial in Spanish


     I'm new to FM and Db's in general. I'm a film producer and have the need to create a contact Db of cast and crew members who have collaborated with us through the years, as well as a location Db and a prop/art department inventory.

     Thing is I live in a spanish speaking country and I don't know how to access a FM solutions in Spanish. So I've opted to translate the contacts solution field by field. So far it has worked, save for a hitch that is the initial in the show all contacts field. I've translated the initial field and Ive been quite thorough.

     The calculation is as follows:


Upper (
not IsEmpty ( Apellido ) ;
Left ( Apellido ; 1 ) ; 
not IsEmpty ( Nombre ) ;
Left ( Nombre ; 1 ) ; 
not IsEmpty ( Empresa ) ;
Left ( Empresa ; 1 ) ; 
not IsEmpty ( Celular & Convencional ) ;
"#" ;
not IsEmpty ( Mail ) ;
"@" ; 
" -- "
     But it's not working, it's not all that important but it's an aesthethic and useful feature I want in the Db.
     Thanks for everything.
     Ps: Apellido is Last name and Nombre is First name. Convencional and celular are home and mobile respectively. Empresa is company