Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

Global Placeholder ( FieldName )

Set Placeholder text globally for an field (requires FMP 14)

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Ryan Thorpe   Ryan Thorpe
Vanguard Research & Title Services, Inc.

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  Sample input:
Field Comment:
comment goes here {{placeholder}}

Global Placeholder ( Self )
  Sample output:

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

Set the placeholder text for a given field in the field's Field Comment area. Can be reused over and over without effort. Globally change the placeholder text from a single location.



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