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Returns text without accents.

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MBS( "Text.RemoveAccents"; Text )   More

(old name: String.RemoveAccents)


Parameter Description Example value
Text The input string. "Müller"


Returns the string without accents.


Returns text without accents.
for example é to e
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Removes umlaut:

MBS( "Text.RemoveAccents"; "Müller" )

Example result: Muller

Removes Polish L with stroke:

MBS( "Text.RemoveAccents"; "Łužica")

Example result: Luzica

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Release notes

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 11st December 2016

Text.RedefineEncoding   -   Text.RemoveAccentsCaseInsensitive

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