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David Burrows (10/31/2013)
My solution (bet Jeff picks holes in it :WhistlingSmile

Create a format file containing...


No. You're absolutely on the same track I was going to go with except I might play with the terminators a bit more. The problem is that the op just posted a format that doesn't look like any of the data he posted. You know me... I don't like to post code that I have tested and I can't test because I don't actually know what the op's data actually looks like.

--Jeff Moden

RBAR is pronounced ree-bar and is a Modenism for Row-By-Agonizing-Row.
First step towards the paradigm shift of writing Set Based code:
Stop thinking about what you want to do to a row... think, instead, of what you want to do to a column.
Although they tell us that they want it real bad, our primary goal is to ensure that we dont actually give it to them that way.
Although change is inevitable, change for the better is not.
Just because you can do something in PowerShell, doesnt mean you should. Wink

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