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TRIMF
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Removes leading blanks from a string.
Synopsis
TRIMF(string)
Arguments
string An expression that resolves to a string.
Description
The TRIMF function trims blank spaces from the front end of a string (leading blanks). It returns the resulting trimmed string.
You can use the TRIM function to remove blank spaces (or other repetitive characters) from both ends of a string. You can use the TRIMB function to remove blank spaces from the back end of a string (trailing blanks).
You can use the TRIMFS and TRIMBS functions to remove leading or trailing blanks from the elements of a dynamic array.
Examples
The following example uses the TRIMF function to trim leading spaces:
MyVar = TRIMF("  Caché  ")
        ! MyVar contains "  Caché".
PRINT LEN(MyVar),"[":MyVar:"]"
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