Numeric Sorting Problem

J. Landman Gay jacque at
Sat Mar 12 13:31:51 EST 2005

On 3/12/05 11:05 AM, Karen wrote:

> Thanks Xavier,
> The bad news is that I do set the itemdelimiter to tab beforehand - so I
> don't think that will be the problem.  But it does seem as if either the
> delimiter isn't working, the format command is upsetting the numeric sort
> attempt, or the HTMLText nature of the field is affecting the sort...

I've never had any problems sorting by item, so my first guess would be 
that your data doesn't really have tabs in it. Does it?

Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at
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