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WTSupported in traditional Synergy on Windows
WNSupported in Synergy .NET on Windows
USupported on UNIX
VSupported on OpenVMS
alpha = %ATRIM(expression)
An alpha stripped of its trailing blanks. If expression is null or only contains blanks, the return value is an alpha whose length is 0 bytes. (a)
The alpha expression whose blanks will be stripped. (a)
On Windows, you can use %ATRIMTOSTRING to perform the same function as %ATRIM but with less overhead when creating a string.
The example below displays the data in the fields name and comp without any trailing blanks.
subroutine show_rec record custmast id ,d5 name ,a50 comp ,a50 proc writes(TTCHN, "Name: " + %atrim(name)) writes(TTCHN, "Company: " + %atrim(comp)) xreturn endsubroutine