convert to lower ascii 128?

Mark Schonewille m.schonewille at
Wed Feb 4 17:26:14 EST 2009

Hi Chipp,

Are you sure that you simply want to delete all characters above ASCII  

    put "Thîs ïs sømé tèxt" into myString
    put replacetext(myString,"[" & numToChar(129) & "-" &  
numToChar(255) & "]","")
    --> Ths s sm txt

Best regards,

Mark Schonewille

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On 4 feb 2009, at 22:58, Chipp Walters wrote:

> Anyone know of a quick way to convert a string to only lower ascii  
> 128?
> (Deletes anything above).
> I'm hoping for something other than a repeat for each char loop.

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