CRYSTAL REPORTS:  Replace a word with new word

Posted on 2011-03-17
Last Modified: 2012-05-11

How can I replace a word with a new word..  Example:  On the status column I want to replace "Closed" with "Completed"?

I was thinking
If "Closed"({Maintenance.Status}) then

But that doesn't work

Question by:Maliki Hassani
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If ({Maintenance.Status} = "Closed") then



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by:Maliki Hassani
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ha ha thanks...  Still looking at your other replies on open questions of mine.. Thanks a  bunch

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by:Maliki Hassani
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Oh and what if I wanted it to be a wild card like "Close%",  sine there may be other words after?

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by:Maliki Hassani
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