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i want a Blank else in List.Accumulate( IF...


= Table.AddColumn(#"Inserted Text Before Delimiter","FindReplace", 
each List.Accumulate(List.Numbers(0, Table.RowCount(replaceTable)), 
(state, current) => 
if Text.Contains(Text.Lower(state) , replaceTable[contains]{current}) then replaceTable[replace]{current} else  "" ))



this doesnt work cause my else statement is saying "" blank... it works if I add a command with state or just "state"


but i dont want to return the state, i want to return a blank... how can i. thank you


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@ilcaa722 ,


Does it work for you if you substitute the "" with null instead?


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I tried to end with Text.Length(state)*0 but other errors....

does not work. error is:

cannot convert the value null to type logical


it seems 'state' must be part of the List.Accumulate 2 arguement and modifying it has limits

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