Monthly Archives: August 2009

one of the perennial issues that we all encounter from time to time is that of properly formatting words that have been entered into a database. i am sure that, just as i have, you will at least once have run into the situation where you have to produce a personalized letter, report, mailing label or some such printed output that uses names from the database and have ended up with something that looks like this:

mr jeffrey wilson
123 letsbe avenue
seldom
wilts

 

which of course is the result of using lookup keys for the title and county… Continue reading