Topics   All   Mac OS X (Only)   Windows (Only)   Linux (Only, Not)   iOS (Only, Not)  
Components   Crossplatform Mac & Win   Server   Client   Old   Guides   Examples
New in version: 7.4   7.5   8.0   8.1   8.2   8.3   8.4   8.5   9.0   9.1    Statistic  


Removes empty items in the list.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
List 4.2 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "List.RemoveEmptyItems"; List { ; NoReturnEnding } )   More


Parameter Description Example value
List The list to process. "Hello" ¶ "" ¶ "World"
NoReturnEnding Optional
Pass 1 to have no extra newline character on the end of the returned list. Default is 0 to include one to easily concat lists.


Returns new list.


Removes empty items in the list.


Remove empty lines:

MBS( "List.RemoveEmptyItems"; "Hello" ¶ "" ¶ "World" )

See also

Example Databases

Blog Entries

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 21st September 2014

List.RemoveDuplicateItems   -   List.RemovePostfix

Feedback: Report problem or ask question.

MBS Xojo blog