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Converts text by applying unicode character normalization.

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MBS( "Text.ConvertUnicodeToCharacterComposition"; Text )   More


Parameter Description Example value
Text The text to process. "Hello"


Returns text or error.


Converts text by applying unicode character normalization.
This function replaces character represented by decomposed representation with the composed representation.

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Test function:

#some text
Set Variable [$text; Value:"ä ö ü"]
#now make decomposed
Set Variable [$decomposedText; Value:MBS("Text.ConvertUnicodeToCharacterDecomposition"; $text)]
#and composed again
Set Variable [$composedText; Value:MBS("Text.ConvertUnicodeToCharacterComposition"; $decomposedText)]
#Now show results. See the 776 for the Diaeresis?
Show Custom Dialog ["Result"; $text & " " & MBS("Text.Characters"; $text) & ¶ & $decomposedText & " " & MBS("Text.Characters…]

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Example Databases

Created 3th August 2015, last changed 3th August 2015

Text.Code   -   Text.ConvertUnicodeToCharacterDecomposition

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