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Combine strings together.


Concat(<text 1>, <text 2>…)

text 1 (required) First part of the text to be combined.

text 2+ (optional) Additional text to add to <text 1>. No extra space is added between values.

NOTE: If you would like to add a number or date to a string, surround the number with quotes to have it be treated like a string or use the type indicator Text( ) to have a column of numbers be treated like a string.


Concat(“queen”, “bee”)
  • Returns “queenbee”
Concat(“queen”, ” “, “bee”)
  • Returns “queen bee”
Concat ([Name], Text([ID No]))
  • Combines a column of names with their corresponding ID numbers.

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More About Text Functions

Text functions analyze or manipulate string data and are useful sanitizing string input.

When inputting a string, use quotation marks to indicate it as a string. “This is read as a string”

If you would like to include quotes in your string, you can use a slash \ to indicate the following quote is part of the string. “\”This is a string with quotes\”” will display as “This is a string with quotes”

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