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ListFieldsFromTable (TableOccurrenceName)

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Andrew Duncan, Databuzz
http://www.databuzz.com.au

Returns a sorted list of all Field Names for specified Table Occurrence in the current FileMaker Pro v12 file (Table Occurrence can reference external files)

Sample Input:
ListFieldsFromTable ( "Contacts" )
Sample Output:
CONTACT ID MATCHING FIELD
Company
Contact Name
Contact Name Labels
Fax
First
Group
Home Address 1
Home Address 2
Home City
Home Country
Home Email
Home Phone
Home Postal Code
Home State
IM
Initial
Job Title
Last
Location GPS | iOS
Map from URL | Container
Mobile Phone
Notes
Photo Placeholder
Photo | Container
Print Selector | iOS
QuickFind | iOS
Result Label Plural
Reverse Geocoding Address | iOS
Sort List Key
Sort Selection
Title
Website
Work Address 1
Work Address 2
Work Address Short
Work City
Work Country
Work Email
Work Phone
Work Postal Code
Work State


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Description:

Returns a sorted list of all Field Names for specified Table Occurrence in the current FileMaker Pro v12 file (Table Occurrence can reference external files). Requires FileMaker Pro v12 or higher

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Great function - thanks

Jose, San Jose
September 14, 2012 10:49pm

Hey I never use them personally but does anyone have a solution that lists each repetition of repeating fields too?

Joshua Willing Halpern, Los Angeles
November 21, 2016 8:00pm

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