Text - Reverse

 

Declaration

<AMTEXT ACTIVITY="reverse" TEXT="text" RESULTVARIABLE="text" />

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Description

Reverses the specified text.

Practical Usage

Commonly used to reverse a block of text contained in a text file.

Parameters

Resource

Property

Type

Required

Default

Markup

Description

Text

Text

Yes

(Empty)

TEXT="text to reverse"

The target text to reverse. As with every text parameter, if the data you wish to enter is contained in a variable, simply enter the variable name surrounded by percentage signs to resolve it to it's contents at runtime (i.e. %VarName%).

Populate variable with result

Text

Yes

(Empty)

RESULTVARIABLE="reversedText"

The name of an existing variable to receive the newly reversed text.

 

Description

Error Causes

On Error

Example

NOTE: The sample AML code below can be copied and pasted directly into the Steps panel of the Task Builder.

description

This task displays an input box requesting the user to input text he/she would like to see reversed and displays the results in a message box.

<AMVARIABLE NAME="theText" />

<AMSHOWDIALOG ACTIVITY="input" MESSAGE="Text to reverse" DEFAULTVALUE="Enter text to reverse here..." RESULTVARIABLE="theText" WINDOWTITLE="Text before Reverse activity is performed." />

<AMTEXT ACTIVITY="reverse" TEXT="%theText%" RESULTVARIABLE="theText" />

<AMSHOWDIALOG WINDOWTITLE="Text after Reverse Text activity is performed.">%theText%</AMSHOWDIALOG>