Mixt 'normal' and unicodeText in a field ???
richmondmathewson at gmail.com
Sat Feb 13 06:07:54 EST 2010
Cripes, I must be bonkers . . . :)
Not really, just a bit cheesed off when I want to put something
'sophisticated' such as 'and'
in between 2 unicode chars in a field where useUnicode is set to true I
have to define it
by numToChar(XXX) for each constituent character.
I wish to put unicode char numToChar(353) followed by ' and ' followed
in a textField and I develop serious repetitive stress syndrome pumping
out all those
numToChars for space - a - n - d - space; a right mug's game!
So, naively, I tried this:
set the useUnicode to true
set the unicodeText of fld "fKRAP" to numToChar(353) & " and " &
and, while I got my 2 "353s" they were separated by Chinese chars
because the " and " is read as double-byte chars).
Bright ideas (not excluding "Go out and climb the hills for 3 days")
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