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Pad Text Action

Description:

This Αction creates a fixed length text by adding characters to the left or to the right of an existing text.

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Properties:

Text to Pad:

Enter the text, or a previously stored text Variable, to be lengthened.

Pad:

Choose whether to add characters to the left or right of the existing text.

Char or Text for Padding:

Enter the character or text that will be added to lengthen the original text.

Total Length:

Set the total character length of the final padded text. This means that the Char or Text for Padding will be repeatedly added until the final text is the right length. If it is already the right length, no characters will be added.

Store Result into:

Enter the name of the Variable that will store the new, padded Text. As elsewhere, this can be the name of the original Variable, overwriting the original text with the new text.