Functions (all)

Item

Function Name:
Item
Description:

This a Type-Specifier function. It takes a data item parameter and simply returns it. Its primary use is when you want to ensure that a data reference or prompt value is treated as being of type data item in contexts where its role might otherwise be ambiguous.

Other type-specifier functions which can be used in a similar way are Date, Number, Bool and Text.

Minimum FH Version:
4.0
No. of Parameters:
1
Return Type:
Data Item
Parameter 1:
Data Item
Examples:

=Item(%INDI.BIRT.DATE%)