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How to assign a space like ' ' to a field symbol

Hi experts,

I want to assign a space to a field symbol, so just to make the field not to be null. I coded as below, but I keep getting dump. Am I missing anyting or assign a space to field symbol is not possible.

FIELD-SYMBOLS: <fs1>.

<fs1> = ' '.
UNASSIGN <fs1>.

Thanks in advance.

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    Posted on Dec 06, 2013 at 05:18 PM

    HI

    The field-symbol is a pointer, so you need to assign a variable to it, if this variable is blank, the field-symbol will be blank too

    Max

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    Posted on Dec 06, 2013 at 05:15 PM

    Can you create a constant field and assign that?

    Neal

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    Posted on Dec 06, 2013 at 05:23 PM

    Hi Blue,

    You want to assign.

    ASSIGN space to <fs1>.


    Thanks,

    Kiran

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