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moving a symbol

Postby Mikeyboyeee » Tue Jun 19, 2007 11:52 pm

I'm working with some figures that come in with the negative indicator after the digits and I need to move it to the start of the digits

Here's what I'm starting with:


Here's what I want to end up with:


I haven't had any luck so far - I figure it's got to be a simple fix... any ideas??


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Postby DataMystic Support » Wed Jun 20, 2007 8:32 am

Use the EasyPattern

[ capture(1+ digits or '.'), '-' ]

Replace with


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Postby Mikeyboyeee » Wed Jun 20, 2007 10:39 pm

Thank you -- brilliant! works like a charm

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