The StartsWith Function

October 1, 2009 Help

The StartsWith function (an XSLT function) is used to test whether a string starts with a given string: <<If(StartsWith(Surname,’van ‘)>><<Title>> <<Surname>> is probably of Dutch descent.<<End()>> <<If(StartsWith(Surname,’van ‘)>><<Setv(‘LastPart’,substring-after(Surname,’van ‘))>><<End()>> In previous versions this command was known as starts-with. Backward compatibility ensures that XpressDox will still recognize this command.

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