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Stemmons_PowerU
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Split Separator: Number of Characters?

Hello, 

 

Is it possible to write a split expression that will separate based on the number of characters?  My output field has a character limit, but no limit of fields I can write to.  

Split function 

 

Thank you!

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VictorIvanidze
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Please rephrase your Q. Provide an example that demonstrates what exactly you want to get.

v-alzhan-msft
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Hi @Stemmons_PowerU ,

 

As @VictorIvanidze  asked, could you please explain more details about your requirement, would you please share an example so we could better understand you?

 

Best regards,

Alice   

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The Output is too large for one field.  Both in SharePoint and my SQL database, there are character limits.  I'd like to "Split" the output into 4 or 5 fields (in this scenario, I could name them Base64_01, Base64_02, Base64_03, Base64_04...Then join them in a calculated field in PowerBI to display the Base64 output) . 

I don't know the syntax to use the Split function to utilize character numbers, rather than a specific character.  

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Hi @Stemmons_PowerU ,

 

Sorry for we couldn't manage it if we could know the number of characters.

 

Best regards,

Alice   

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Thank you for the quick response.  Do you know of a different way to separate an output like that into 3-4 fields? 

Hi @Stemmons_PowerU ,

 

Sorry for no any solution could achieve it.

 

Best regards,

Alice   

Community Support Team _ Alice Zhang
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