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Chapter 16. CONTROLLING TEXT > USING STRINGS AND CHUNKS

USING STRINGS AND CHUNKS

Strings—whether in variables or as text inside members, such as fields and text members—are controlled with string commands, chunk expressions, and string functions. A group of string constants also enables you to refer to common characters such as returns and tabs.

Building Strings

Chapter 13, “Essential Lingo Syntax,” provided a brief summary of string commands and functions. Here is a more detailed list of commands and operators used to build strings:


  

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