Purpose: Extracts a subset of characters.
Format: MID destination source starting location character count
Notes: Use this statement to retrieve a subset of characters from a text variable. The string is extracted from the source variable from starting location and is character count in length. The extracted string is stored in the destination variable. The location of the first character of any string is 0.
$source = "abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz0123456789"
a = 24
b = 10
mid $dest $source a b
See Also: TXT2NUM MEM2TXT TXT2MEM