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AuthorSeth Ganahl
LicensePublic Domain
Posted03 Apr 2012
Updated03 Apr 2012
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Formats 10 digit input as US phone number. Ex: 1234567890 becomes (123) 456-7890. Based on code from Steve Piercy, Bil Corry, and Keith Schuster

Sample Usage

[phone: '1234567890']

Source Code

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define_tag('phone', -description='Formats 10 digit input as US phone number.  Ex: 1234567890 becomes (123) 456-7890.',
  -required='number', -type='string', -copy,    
  // the phone number to test (and optionally format) 		-priority='replace'); 	 	

  #number = string_replaceregexp(#number,-find='\\D',-replace=''); 	
  if: #number == null;	
    #number = string;

  #number->(removeleading: '0');
  #number->(removeleading: '1`');

  if: #number->size == 10;
    // format the number;
    #number = '(' (#number->(substring:1,3)) ') ' (#number->(substring:4,3)) '-' (#number->(substring:7,4)); 	
    #number = 'Not a valid Phone Number.';




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