All commands regarding Repeating Data

Here is a consolidated list of all commands regarding the handling of repeating data. Click on each command for a more detailed article.

 

ForEach()
Repeat data elements and/or text.
«ForEach(Party)»«Name»«End()»

 

last()
Get the first or last item in the set of repeated elements.
«Party[position() = last()])»«Name»«End()»

Ordinal()
Get the ordinal inside a ForEach.
«Ordinal(,First,Second,Third,Fourth,Fifth,Sixth,Seventh and Subsequent)»

position()
Returns the position (a numeric value) of the ForEach.
«Party[2]/Name»

 

RepeatWhile()
Repeat a block while a condition remains true.

 

count()
Returns the number of repeated items.

list()
Produce a comma delimited list from repeating data.

 

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