This is an inbuilt function function provided by PPWIZARD.
This function is used to process any http or ftp web addresses in
By default a hypertext link is created but you have full control over
This call does not try and "guess" that something is a web address
(for example "www.fred.com") but simply looks for the specified protocol
and works out where the URL ends (it knows which characters are valid
in a URL).
The function takes 1-4 parameters as follows:
- The string, the possibly modified string is returned by
- Optional parameter, if supplied it needs to be exactly
"http", "https" or "ftp".
If not supplied the all protocols are processed.
- Optional parameter, this is a template of how the url should be
The string can contain the following "variables":
This is replaced with the full url
(with protocol), for example "http://www.google.com".
This is replaced with the url
without protocol attached, for
By default a simple link is created, the default template is
- Optional parameter, if supplied this is modifying the list of
characters considered valid in a URL.
If the string starts with "+" then the characters are in addition
to the default ones otherwise it replaces the default list.
Sunday November 05 2017 at 10:00am