tabarray(
TEXT
,
ITEM
)

The tabarray( function extracts the nth element from a tab delimited array.


Parameters

This function has two parameters:

text – The item of text that contains the data you want to extract. This parameter can also be a binary value as long as the binary value contains text encoded using UTF–8.

item – The number of the data item you want to extract. The first item is 1, the second item is 2, the third is 3, etc. or you can use negative values, –1 (last item), –2 (second to last, etc.)


Description

This function extracts the nth element from a tab delimited array.

tabarray("red"+tab()+"green"+tab()+"blue",2) ☞ green

See Text Arrays for more information about arrays.

Note: This function is equivalent to:

array(thetext,theindex,tab())

See Also


History

VersionStatusNotes
10.0UpdatedCarried over from Panorama 6.0, but now allows negative item numbers (which are relative to the end of the array).