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how to trim a string value of a workflow variable using SharePoint designer.

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 20, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
 

I build a custom workflow using SP designer and have a need to trim a string value of a workflow variable. I tried using Calculation or Dynamic String builder but without success.

i store a user name type value into workflow variable called  check_name_var (string type). the logon name have this format  domainname\first_lastname 
how do i trim this value in check_name_var to only first_lastname.

Can anyone show me how or have suggest on how to accomplish this or is it possible to do this in SP designer?

Thanks for your help




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