Applying a string format
You can format string data to correct text that contains inconsistent capitalization, or to include characters, such as a space or a punctuation mark, at a specific place in the string. For example, you can display United States telephone numbers in one of the following formats:
(415) 555-2121
This section describes how you can select a standard string format, and how you can define a custom string format for data in a report.
How to apply a string format
On String column format, select one of the formats from the list. You can select a standard format or define a custom format. Standard and custom formats are described in the next sections.
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