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I originally asked for help with this problem back in 2016 and I received a reply that worked at the time. But now for some reason it does not work anymore and I could use some help. I have a telephone number formatted as follows:

+17035551212 and it is in a field named [mobilenumber]

I want to remove the first two characters so the number looks like:


and then insert this number in a field called [mobilenumberten].

For some reason I just cannot get it to work anymore on my submission form datapage. Any suggestions would be helpful. Thanks in advance.

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Hi cldb2016,

Perhaps you can utilize formula field with substring function instead of custom JavaScript Solution.

Here are some links to articles about formula field and its function:





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