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format data asssist result as phone number

Thread began 1/10/2013 10:08 am by Brendan | Last modified 1/11/2013 11:48 am by Brendan | 826 views | 2 replies


format data asssist result as phone number

I apologize if this isn't the appropriate place to ask this question, but I've tried answers from other forums and they don't seem to work with the Data Assist repeating table i have.

I need to format a phone and fax number (all domestic and 10 digit) to display as ###-###-####. My client updates this database often and does not want to change from a simple "Phone" field, to "Area" - "Pre" - "Last".

Is there someway for me to format the display of the phone and fax to add the "-"?

Here is the code from my repeating table

<?php echo phn_num($row_WADAroster['phone']); ?>
<?php echo phn_num($row_WADAroster['fax']); ?>

Again, sorry if this is a stupid question, I'm not very good with php, and the functions I found on php forums, I couldn't get to work with DA.


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