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PropertyManager ( list ; name ; value ; action )

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Reinder Wolting, ABECON
http://www.abecon.nl

Custom function to manage propertylists

Sample Input:
PropertyManager ( "¶b=2¶" ; "b" ; "" ; 0 )
PropertyManager ( "¶b=2¶" ; "a" ; "1" ; 1 )
PropertyManager ( "¶a=1¶b=2¶" ; "a" ; "4" ; 2 )
PropertyManager ( "¶a=1¶b=2¶" ; "a" ; "" ; 3 )
Sample Output:
2
"¶a=1¶b=2¶"
"¶a=4¶b=2¶"
"¶b=2¶"


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

Click here to copy To Clip Manager if you have myFMbutler's Clip Manager installed

Description:

Custom function to manage propertylists
You can add, replace or delete properties form the list or get is value.
This functions assumes that a list looks like this: ¶name1=value1¶name2=value2¶name3=value3¶...

Parameters:
list: the propertylist
name: the propertyname
value: the new value of the property
action: what to do; 0 stands for get, 1 for add, 2 for replace and 3 for delete

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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