Field Calculator - Calculate string length using python syntax.

Discussion created by fergie on Oct 25, 2013
Latest reply on Oct 27, 2013 by rfairhur24
I'm trying to calculate the length of a string in the field calculator using Python syntax.  Normally this is done as len(stringValue).

The calculator shows a function .len()  My question is how is this intended to be used?  I can't seem to find the right syntax.