Function Index

Mid

Returns a substring defined by offset and length.

Usage

Mid(<string>,<start>,<length>)

string (required) The string to extract a substring from.

start (required) The index of the first letter of the extracted substring. The first character of the given string is treated as having index 1.

length (optional) The length of the segment to extract. If length is not given, or if the provided length is longer than the remaining source string, the total remaining string will be returned.

Examples

Mid(“John Doe”, 4, 10)
  • Returns “n Doe”
Mid(“John Doe”, 2, 2)
  • Returns “oh”
Mid(“Mia”, 4)
  • Returns “”, an empty string.