Remove Spaces

This data converter removes spaces from the input text. Notice that non-breakable spaces (occur as   in the HTML) are treated as spaces.

Properties

The Remove Spaces data converter can be configured using the following properties.

Remove All Spaces:
Removes all spaces from the input text.
Remove Start and End Spaces:
Trims the text so that there are no spaces at its start and end.
Replace Multiple Spaces with Single Spaces:
Replaces all occurrences of multiple spaces within the input text with single spaces.
Description:
Type in a description to be shown in the list of data converters. If there is no type in a description, one will be generated.

Example

If the input text is:

"   hello   world    "

and Replace Multiple Spaces with Single Spaces is selected, then the output text becomes:

" hello world "

With Remove Start and End Spaces selected, the output text becomes:

"hello   world"

With both Replace Multiple Spaces with Single Spaces and Remove Start and End Spaces selected, the output text becomes:

"hello world"

And with Remove All Spaces selected, the output text becomes:

"helloworld"