Database Tour Documentation Contents Index

Batch Operations with Text Fields

Top Previous Next

These functions are executed on the entire contents of string field(s) of active data set (data set must be editable):

-trimming - trims a string of leading and trailing spaces and control characters;
-changing case of symbols - case of all characters is changed either to lower or to upper one;
-first to upper case - first symbol of the field is converted to the upper case;
-capitalizing - first symbols of each word in the field are converted to the upper case.
-replacing text - specified text fragments are replaced with replacement text.

Activate these functions by double-clicking the corresponding column or by choosing Tools | Batch Operations with Text Fields.

In Database Tour Pro, these functions can be performed also via command line.

See also

 Command Line Usage

 Searching and Replacing Text

 Batch Changing Field Values