Typical programming language instructions

I miss many instructions that are common in any programming language. especially in handling both text and numeric strings.

You are not alone…but we have what we have. There are many fantastic designs out there if you do a search and many people on this forum who frequently offer help. So enjoy this wonderful hobby.
Just for information there is a category ‘Feature Requests’ where as the title suggests you can request new tags for example. I might also add that Facer does on occasion add new tags and Facer gets a bit better each time.