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Delete whitespaces from a String using Smart Value

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Hi everyone,

I want to get a String without whitespaces using smart values (in Project Automation), which copies values of a Multi-user picker field into a single-line text field.

By simply using {{issue.myField}}, It puts white spaces between usernames:

usernameA, usernameB, usernameC

I've tried :

{{issue.myField.remove("")}}

and

{{issue.myField.deleteWhitespace()}}

but all characters were deleted!

Do you know how I can remove those spaces?

Thanks.

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This can solve your problem:

 

{{yourfield.replace(" ", "")}}

I've not tested this but I am pretty sure all you need to do is

 

{{issue.myField.trim()}}

Hi @Parvaneh Zand 

 

Have you fixed this issue? Please share possible solution.

 

Thanks 

I am not sure you still need it but I was facing the same issue and I found a workaround.

Use the Create Variable component to create the smart value without the space (using remove or Replace function)

Screenshot 2021-05-11 at 13.12.48.png

 

For some reason, the Edit issue field component did not work for me each time I tried to type the character space. But editing inside the create Variable component worked perfectly.

You can then use those smart variables inside the Edit Issue Field component.

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