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  • cbauer50
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    Re: Help with export - email field

    Got it figured out - I had to change "email" to E_Mail

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  • cbauer50
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    Re: Help with export - email field

    Here are the steps I am taking

    In Operations - select New

    Select Export Records

    Select Customer from "Select Table/Set

    Select Create using Genie

    Select File (ASCII file, etc)

    Click on next

    Click on Next

    Type in name of file (email-others.txt) & click on next

    Select fields (I select E_Mail) and put it in "Fields to export" - click Next

    Select "Selected records"

    Choose Records selected by a Filter Expression

    In Filter Expression, I copy and paste:

    right(alltrim(Email),8) <>"@aol.com" .AND. right(alltrim(email),14) <> "@bellsouth.net" .AND. right(alltrim(email),12) <> "@charter.net" .AND. right(alltrim(email),12) <> "@comcast.net" .AND. right(alltrim(email),8) <> "@cox.net" .AND. right(alltrim(email),8) <> "@msn.com" .AND. right(alltrim(email),14) <> "@sbcglobal.net" .AND. right(alltrim(email),10) <> "@yahoo.com".AND. right(alltrim(email),12) <> "@hotmail.com".AND. right(alltrim(email),10) <> "@gmail.com".AND. right(alltrim(email),12) <> "@verizon.net".AND. right(alltrim(email),14) <> "@earthlink.net".AND. right(alltrim(email),13) <> "@sympatico.ca" .and. alltrim(email) > ""

    I left Order Expression blank

    When I click on "Next" I keep getting "invalid filter expression"

    If I click on the x-y and put it in there, I get "Expression does not evaluate to a logical value"

    Why is it working for you, but not me?


    Carol

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  • Stan Mathews
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    Re: Help with export - email field

    Works fine here.

    Code:
    email = "Elvis@hasleftthebuilding.com"
    
    ? right(alltrim(Email),8) <>"@aol.com" .AND. right(alltrim(email),14) <> "@bellsouth.net" .AND. right(alltrim(email),12) <> "@charter.net" .AND. right(alltrim(email),12) <> "@comcast.net" .AND. right(alltrim(email),8) <> "@cox.net" .AND. right(alltrim(email),8) <> "@msn.com" .AND. right(alltrim(email),14) <> "@sbcglobal.net" .AND. right(alltrim(email),10) <> "@yahoo.com".AND. right(alltrim(email),12) <> "@hotmail.com".AND. right(alltrim(email),10) <> "@gmail.com".AND. right(alltrim(email),12) <> "@verizon.net".AND. right(alltrim(email),14) <> "@earthlink.net".AND. right(alltrim(email),13) <> "@sympatico.ca" .and. alltrim(email) > ""
    = .T.

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  • cbauer50
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    Re: Help with export - email field

    okay - I am getting an "invalid filter expression"

    Here is what I am putting in the filter expression area:

    right(alltrim(Email),8) <>"@aol.com" .AND. right(alltrim(email),14) <> "@bellsouth.net" .AND. right(alltrim(email),12) <> "@charter.net" .AND. right(alltrim(email),12) <> "@comcast.net" .AND. right(alltrim(email),8) <> "@cox.net" .AND. right(alltrim(email),8) <> "@msn.com" .AND. right(alltrim(email),14) <> "@sbcglobal.net" .AND. right(alltrim(email),10) <> "@yahoo.com".AND. right(alltrim(email),12) <> "@hotmail.com".AND. right(alltrim(email),10) <> "@gmail.com".AND. right(alltrim(email),12) <> "@verizon.net".AND. right(alltrim(email),14) <> "@earthlink.net".AND. right(alltrim(email),13) <> "@sympatico.ca" .and. alltrim(email) > ""

    What am i doing wrong?

    Carol

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  • Stan Mathews
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    Re: Help with export - email field

    right(alltrim(email),10) <> "@yahoo.com" .and. alltrim(email) > ""

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  • cbauer50
    started a topic Help with export - email field

    Help with export - email field

    I have over 5000 records in my database. I want to export all the ones that have an email. (Over 1/2 of them the emails are no longer valid and are blank.)

    I have exported some others by yahoo.com, aol.com, etc. and know how to do that by using the expression

    right(alltrim(email),10) = "@yahoo.com"

    But the remainder - which is all emails except @yahoo.com, @aol.com, etc. - I need to export - but I don't want to include those that are blank.

    What kind of expression do I include so it won't include those that are blank. I'm sure it's simple - but I am confused.

    Thanks.

    Carol
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