|SYNTAX||strleft( STRING, count)|
|FUNCTION||Extracts the first (that is, leftmost) count characters from STRING and returns a copy of the extracted substring. If count exceeds the string length, then the entire string is extracted.|
|EXAMPLE||newstring = strleft( string, 4 );|
The StrLeft function is used in the following formulas in AFL on-line library:
See updated/extended version on-line.