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Is_FM_Go_iPad

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Mark DeNyse, Driftwood Interactive
http://www.driftwoodinteractive.com

Returns 1 if running FileMaker Go on an iPad.

Sample Input:
Is_FM_Go_iPad
Sample Output:
1


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Description:

Returns 1 if running FileMaker Go on an iPad.

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This is my Custom Function and I want to edit it

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Why not:

Get(ApplicationVersion) = "Go_iPad"

Bart Bartholomay, Vero Beach, FL
July 24, 2010 4:11pm

Sorry. to catch any version number:

PatternCount(Get(ApplicationVersion); "Go_iPad")

Bart Bartholomay, Vero Beach, FL
July 24, 2010 4:20pm

A little more thought to it:

For the iPad:

Exact(LeftWords(Get(ApplicationVersion); 1) ; "Go_iPad")

For the iPhone/iTouch:

Exact(LeftWords(Get(ApplicationVersion); 1) ; "Go")

Bart Bartholomay, Vero Beach, FL
July 24, 2010 4:46pm

Using LeftWords simply returns "Go" as the underscore is recognised as a word separator. You need to use PatternCount as described in the custom function to make this work.

David Weaver, Australia
May 02, 2012 6:23am

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