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Returns values of both lists.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
List 10.0 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes
MBS( "List.OrColumn"; List1; List2; Separator; Column { ; NoReturnEnding } )   More


Parameter Description Example Flags
List1 The first list. "Hello" ¶ "World"
List2 The second list. "Hello" ¶ "Friends"
Separator The separator text.
Can be multiple characters.
For tab separated text, pass Char(9). For CSV separated text, pass ";" or ",".
Column The index of the column to compare.
Starts with 0 for first column.
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


Returns list or error.


Returns values of both lists.
Performs a logical OR operation.

Checks the given column in both lists too compare.
If Separator is empty, this is same as List.Or, but slower.


Trying OR based on second column:

MBS( "List.OrColumn"; "1 test 3¶a b c¶d¶e f"; "2 test 4¶a f c¶d b"; " "; 1 )

Example result:
1 test 3
a b c
e f
2 test 4

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Created 23th December 2019, last changed 23th December 2019

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