XenoGuard 4.0 Documentation

Trim Whitespace

ActionStep Reference » Programming » String Operation » Truncate » Trim Whitespace 

The ActionStep Trim Whitespace deletes all whitespace from the start and end of a specified string and stores the shortened string in Result of the result list.

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  1. Open the Programming node in the Workspace Explorer.
  2. Open the String Operation node.
  3. In the Truncate node, select the Trim Whitespace ActionStep.


The ActionStep has the following input parameters:

name Description
Source String The string to be truncated.

Allowed Context Scopes [Fixed, Local, Global]
Allowed Context Types [Variable, Parameter, Enum]


The ActionStep returns the following results:

Result Contains the truncated string.

Allowed Context Scopes [Fixed, Local, Global]
Allowed Context Types [Variable, Parameter]

Information If there are no whitespaces to be removed from the string, the current string is stored in Result of the result list.

Example 1 (Removes whitespaces from a variable):

This example takes out the whitespaces of the local Company Name variable with Text as a data typeThe result of removing the whitespaces in the beginning and end is then output via Write Text.

See other Truncate operations:

Trim Whitespace at Start
Trim Whitespace at End