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ListBaseTableName (TableOccurrenceName)

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Lazarus Sismanis, Decision Group Inc.
http://www.decisiongroup.net/

Returns the base table name based on the table occurance on a layout in the current FileMaker Pro v12 file

Sample Input:
ListBaseTableName(customers_local)

Sample Output:
customers


 Then copy & paste into FileMaker Advanced's Edit Custom Function window.

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Description:

When you need to get the base table name for a particular layout table occurance. i.e. the table occurance of 'customers_local' uses the base table of 'customers' from the particular file or another data source.

ListBaseTableName(Get ( LayoutTableName )) lists the base table name for the table occurance on the current layout

Note: these functions are not guaranteed or supported by BrianDunning.com. Please contact the individual developer with any questions or problems.

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Thank you, very useful in large files.

tawfiq, Jeddah
April 29, 2015 5:52pm

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