Support: Commands

AccuZIP6 Commands Source

The AccuZIP6 Commands Source is designed to help you manipulate your data by using one of the commonly used commands listed below, and to help you create your own commands.

These commands are for use in the AccuZIP6 Command window. For more information about the Command feature, refer to Contents under the Help menu of AccuZIP6.

Command Description
Fix Private Mail Box (PMB) Addresses When an address begins with the PMB number, this command puts the street number and street name in front of the PMB.
Merge Address Fields Merges data from two address fields into one.
Add Leading Zeros to ZIP For ZIP Codes missing leading zeros, this command will add them.
Add Sequence Numbers Adds sequence numbers to a field in your database.
Remove Leading Zeros in Address Removes leading zeros from street number.
Convert the Barcode to ZIP4+DP Digits Puts the Zip+4 and Delivery Point into the barcode field.
Standardize Rural Routes Standardizes rural route addresses for better validation accuracy.
Remove last word from a field Strips the last word out of a field.
Remove the Last Number from a field Strips a field of the last number that appears in the field.
Transfer the last word in a field to another field Strips the last word of a field and moves the last word to a field of your choice.
Insert Slashes into a field with a date When the field containing a date is a 6-digit number, this command will insert slashes after the month and the day.
Insert a comma between last and first names in FIRST field In the FIRST field, if you have last names followed by first names with a space in between, this command will replace that space with a comma, in order to make the Parse feature separate the fields properly.
Sorting a Number in a Character Field This command puts the numbers in a character type field in a correct numeric sequence.
Close a database This command will allow you to close a database. It can be useful when you want to add a close database event to a script.
Separate Address and Address2 when they're in the same field and boxes are in between This command will move the address2 information into a field named address2.
Insert a comma into a number when the number is larger than 999 This command will place a comma in the correct spot of a number when the number is larger than 999. Example: The command changes 1000 to 1,000
Export out of AccuZIP6 as Pipe delimited text This command will export your open database as a pipe delimited (|) text file. The location of the file is built into the command.

Many more commands can be found in the Commands Forum. Send an email to our support department or visit if you need a member of the AccuZIP6 support staff to create a command for you.