Edit Subfield — Append, Prepend, and Change Subfield Functions

Special Characters/Functions:

One of the new features added to the replace text dialog box is the ability to append data to the beginning or end of a subfield.

Prepend Data to subfield:
Special Character: ^b

Description:
To simply prepend data to the beginning of a subfield, add ^b to the Field Data: textbox and the data to be appended in the Replace

To prepend data to the beginning of the subfield while replacing a text string, add ^b[string to replace] to the Field Data textbox and the data to be appended in the Replace With textbox.

Change Subfield Character:
Special Characters: ^c

To change a subfield from one character to another (i.e., change $a to $b), add ^c to the Field Data textbox and the replacement character into the Replace With textbox.

Append Data to subfield:
Special Characters: ^e

Description:
To simply append data to the end of a subfield, add ^e to the Field Data: textbox and the data to be appended in the Replace With: textbox.

To append data to the end of the subfield while replacing a text string, add ^e[string to replace] to the Field Data textbox and the data to be appended in the Replace With textbox.