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  • max length and record type in a mark dupes operation

    Is there a max length as i get no results checking a 100 char field with a dtoc() ln a time field
    The dupe test is on name + date of birth Time field format.
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    Re: max length and record type in a mark dupes operation

    If there is you can get around it with alltrim() on the character field.
    There can be only one.

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    • #3
      Re: max length and record type in a mark dupes operation

      Originally posted by Stan Mathews View Post
      If there is you can get around it with alltrim() on the character field.
      I trimmed each field Stan - as in
      TRIM(NAME)+DTOC(TIME)
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      • #4
        Re: max length and record type in a mark dupes operation

        Before you first posted or before your latest post? Are you saying the issue is resolved?
        There can be only one.

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        • #5
          Re: max length and record type in a mark dupes operation

          No Stan. Problem still there. No dupes marked.
          I installed the latest V11 and it skips long fields.
          I concatenated name and date of birth which is a time field.
          I can deconstruct the concat, but I' m sure I had this working in V10.5
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            Re: max length and record type in a mark dupes operation

            Works for me.

            I'm attaching a table example.

            atest.zip
            There can be only one.

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            • #7
              Re: max length and record type in a mark dupes operation

              I'll try Thursday Stan. Cannot get access to the Forum on the co. laptop!
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                Re: max length and record type in a mark dupes operation

                Yes I can get Alpha to do that Stan, but the string content I am working with is like this, (and revisiting the problem I saw my stupid, stupid mistake).

                Forget it - I put a unique key in the string to establish the criteria so it was never going to identify a duplicate.

                Instead of [Name/DoB] etc I had [UniqueID/Name/DoB]

                I'm losing the plot rapidly. Sorry to have troubled you.
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