Text.Format

Syntax

Text.Format(formatString as text, arguments as any, optional culture as nullable text) as text

About

Returns formatted text that is created by applying arguments from a list or record to a format string formatString. An optional culture may also be provided (for example, "en-US").

Example 1

Format a list of numbers.

Text.Format("#{0}, #{1}, and #{2}.", {17, 7, 22})

"17, 7, and 22."

Example 2

Format different data types from a record according to United States English culture.

Text.Format(
    "The time for the #[distance] km run held in #[city] on #[date] was #[duration].",
    [
        city = "Seattle",
        date = #date(2015, 3, 10),
        duration = #duration(0, 0, 54, 40),
        distance = 10
    ],
    "en-US"

"The time for the 10 km run held in Seattle on 3/10/2015 was 00:54:40."