FIELDPICTURE Function

Office 2013 and later

Last modified: March 09, 2015

Applies to: Office 2013 | Visio 2013

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Syntax
Remarks
Example

Returns a format-picture string that matches the Microsoft Visio internal text field format code.

FIELDPICTURE(code)

Parameters

Name

Required/Optional

Data Type

Description

code

Required

Number

A text field format code.

Return Value

String

Format picture strings are used in the FORMAT function to define the expansion of values to dates, times, numbers, and unit labels.

FIELDPICTURE(0)

Returns the format picture string "esc(0)", which specifies a number that has one decimal place and a lowercase unit description when used in the FORMAT function.

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