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Finds unequal items in both lists.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server FileMaker iOS SDK
List 4.2 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes
MBS( "List.FindUnequals"; List1; List2 { ; NoReturnEnding; NotFromSecondList } )   More


Parameter Description Example Flags
List1 The first list. "Hello" ¶ "World"
List2 The second list. "Hello" ¶ "Friends"
NoReturnEnding 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. 1 Optional
NotFromSecondList Pass 1 to only returns items from first list not present in second list.
Default is 0 to get items from both lists.
0 Optional


Returns new list.


Finds unequal items in both lists.


Find non equal entries in both lists:

MBS( "List.FindUnequals"; "Hello¶World"; "Hello¶Friends"; 1 )

Example result:

Find items in first list which are not in second list:

MBS( "List.FindUnequals"; "Hello¶World"; "Hello¶Friends"; 1; 1 )

Example result: "Hello"

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Created 18th August 2014, last changed 27th May 2017

List.FindEquals   -   List.GetValue

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