Index

Tutorial Videos

Tutorial videos are available here.

Knowledge Base

Visit our User Forum for discussions and solutions

SetV

GetV – XpressDox

GetV gets the value of an XpressDox variable.   Reference material: Please read through this article to understand the difference between data elements and variables. And this article for an overview of working with variables

Read More »

GetVOrDefault – XpressDox

Get the value of a variable or a default value Before you can Get a variable using the «GetV()» function, that variable needs to be Set using the «SetV()» or «SetVr()» function. However, there might

Read More »

GetVn – XpressDox

GetVn gets the value of an XpressDox variable where the value is known to be numeric Reference material: Please read through this article to understand the difference between data elements and variables. And this article

Read More »

IncrementV – XpressDox

Add an amount to an XpressDox variable using the IncrementV function.   Example 1: Supply the variable name only «IncrementV(‘Counter’)» This will add 1 to the value of the variable ‘Counter’.   Example 2: Supply

Read More »

IncrementVr

Increment an amount to an XpressDox variable and remove the paragraph   IncrementVr() is essentially the same as IncrementV, except that the paragraph containing the function will be removed after it has performed its increment.

Read More »

Using variables to calculate totals

XpressDox give the template author the ability to perform calculations and other operations on the values of data elements, and to store those values in variables for later use in the template. One example of this is the ability to calculate totals on repeated data elements.

Read More »

Shortcuts when using variables

With effect from Version 7, there are a number of shortcuts for referring to some of the variable-handling functions. They were introduced to take away the amount of typing necessary when many variables are being

Read More »

PrependVr – XpressDox

Prefix values to variables in your XpressDox Document Automation template The AppendVr and PrependVr functions provide less cumbersome syntax for appending or prefixing values to variables than using SetVr to do this.   Without the

Read More »

SetVr – XpressDox

SetVr sets the value of an XpressDox variable, and removes the paragraph.   Reference material: Please read through this article to understand the difference between data elements and variables. And this article for an overview

Read More »

Format a date in archaic form

Using standard XpressDox functions and commands, XpressDox renders a date in archaic form, i.e. 2009-09-02 becomes “the 2nd day of October in the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand and Nine”.

Read More »