Advanced Report Creator - Calculated field SPLIT  [SOLVED]

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Advanced Report Creator - Calculated field SPLIT

Post by coastal_living »

I'm trying to pick up the first character of the Case Key and I have tried using SPLIT but the report is outputting 0 for every row (none of the Case Keys start with 0) - what am I doing wrong?

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Re: Advanced Report Creator - Calculated field SPLIT  [SOLVED]

Post by steve »

in Adv Rpt Creator, the Calculated Field functions are not the usual Proclaim Maths script functions.
Change the Functions Dropdown to 'advanced' and use "SUBSTRING" for your purpose
SUBSTRING({Probate- case- key},1,1)
you'll probably want the return datatype to be "Character" too