Wrap Output in Quotes

Sometimes you need to wrap the output data ion quotes. For example you have data that is pre-fixed with 0 and when you iport the output into Excel it drops the 0, so you want to wrap that data in ” “.

Snippits

Wrap in “”

Puts a ” at the beginning and end of the field value.

Convert Text in Field

Rule Type = Calculated Output Field

Rule Attribute = concat(‘”’, postCode , ‘”’) : PostCode

Examples

  • 5035 become “5034”

  • 0340 becomes “0430”