How to substring a textfield

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How to substring a textfield

Postby kluesi » Wed Jun 20, 2018 7:46 am


I want to insert a duration field where I can write duration values like "00:15" (15 minutes) but also "36:00" (36 hours). So I cant take the time field because it shows only 23 hours. So I think I put a text field in the dataset and extract the part before and the part after the ":" and put it into two separate integer fields. But I found nothing like a substring function. How can I split this text?

Thanks Kluesi
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Re: How to substring a textfield

Postby mjhanna » Wed Jun 20, 2018 10:35 am

You posted this question twice, I replied to the other post.
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