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PostPosted: Tue Jul 20, 2004 7:10 am    Post subject: Announce: Danny's DataGen Tools Reply with quote

About a month ago, in this message.....
http://www.oooforum.org/forum/viewtopic.php?p=36751#36751

I described a set of Data Generator functions that allow you to easily create somewhat realistic looking test data with which you can populate spreadsheets or database tables.

You can download Danny's DataGen Tools from OOoMacros.org.

For an example of one function, in the above linked message....
DannyB wrote:
The DG_CorpName() function picks from several tables. There are three tables CorpName1, CorpName2, and CorpName3. One portion from each table is randomly selected, to generate names such as....

High Speed Industries Co.
Westside Publishing
Dolphin Specialties, Inc.
Alternative Associates Consolidated
AAA Productions Inc.
Granite Marketing Co.
Blue Flash Controls Company



Last weekend, I ported these routiens to OOo Basic. You can download Danny's DataGen Tools from OOoMacros.org.
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