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StopWatch( AverageRate ; recordcount )

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Roger Biel, 2Geckos Consulting, LLC
www.2geckos.com

Timer to estimate how long a process will take in seconds

Sample Input:
StopWatch( .005 ; 4000 )
Sample Output:
230


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

Description:

first run returns estimated time
then returns Minutes elapsed since first run and $string variables
IndexTime: is a stored value containing average time per record
recordcount: is the number of files to proccess, if empty then FoundCount is used
Julian: is the number of seconds since Jan 1, 1970

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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