Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

phpArrayValue ( array ; key ; pos )

This will get the key and value from a php array.

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Todd Dignan   Todd Dignan
Dignan Consulting Inc

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  Sample input:
phpArrayValue ( $array_list ; "[cc_owner]" ; 0 )
  Sample output:
[cc_owner] => todd dignan

  Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)

This return the key and value of a php array.
array = php array (example of a php array:
[cc_type] => Visa
[cc_owner] => todd dignan
key = the key in the array or the name of the value.
pos = always equals 0

You will need to also use the custom function "SuperTrim"

I also use this to get just the value.

text = phpArrayValue ( $array_list ; "[cc_owner]" ; 0 );
start = Position ( text ; "=>" ; 1 ; 1 )+3;
number = Length(text);
result = Middle ( text ; start ; number )
If(result = "";""; result)



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