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Removes a prefix text to each entry in the list.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
List 6.1 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes
MBS( "List.RemovePrefix"; List; Prefix { ; NoReturnEnding; CaseSensitive } )   More


Parameter Description Example Flags
List The list to process. "Hello¶World"
Prefix The text to remove. "H"
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
CaseSensitive Whether to match with case sensitive comparison.
Default is 0 for case insensitive.
You can pass 1 to have a case sensitive comparison.
0 Optional


Returns list or error.


Removes a prefix text to each entry in the list.


Remove prefix from list:

MBS( "List.RemovePrefix"; "testHello¶Other¶testWorld"; "test")

List files with relative paths:

MBS( "List.RemovePrefix"; MBS( "Files.ListRecursive"; "/Users/Shared/"); "/Users/Shared/")

See also

Blog Entries

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Created 4th March 2016, last changed 27th April 2019

List.RemovePostfix - List.RemoveValue