Split a string
By: John A. Nyhart Date: 22/07/1997
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This function will split a string into two parts. A special char will be the division. For example: the string mark@aol.com is the combination of mark and aol.com, divided by the @ char. This function will split the string and return either the front or the back part.

Syntax

GetString(string, divchar, mode)

Parameters

string: is the string being splitted
divchar
: is the character marking the division
mode: specify F for the first part, B for the second

Type of data

String

Returns

One of the two parts of the initial string.

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For the above example we'll use:

GetString("mark@aol.com","@","F") to get mark
GetString("mark@aol.com","@","B") to get aol.com

As shown in the examples, this function will be useful with email addresses.

The function is contained in a module. You can cut and paste it in any program of yours.

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