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syntax:functions:istext

IsText(expression)

Category: Logical function


Description

This function returns TRUE if the result of expression is text. Otherwise, it returns FALSE.

Text cells with empty contents (e.g., ' ') will return TRUE as well.


Arguments

ArgumentTypeDescription
expressionExpressionAny expression that could potentially result in text.

Return value type: Boolean (TRUE/FALSE)


Examples

istext('456') //Returns TRUE
istext(123) //Returns FALSE
istext('This is a number!') //Returns TRUE
istext('') //Returns TRUE


See also

syntax/functions/istext.txt · Last modified: 2021/08/28 20:46 by craigt