Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

GlobalVarsFromLayout ( )

returns a list of all merge variables in named objects on the layout

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Joris Aarts   Joris Aarts

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  Sample input:
the layout contains a named text object containing "<<$$A>> some text <<$$B>>" and another named text object containing "<<$$B>> some text <<$$C>>"
  Sample output:

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

This function is NOT recursive.
This function requires two other custom functions from
1) ParseAllBetween from David, Digital Fusion
2) UniqueValues from Jeroen Aarts, ClickWorks



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