ErrorDescription ( errorNumber )
Returns the English description for the FileMaker Pro v14 error number returned by the Get ( LastError ) function
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Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)
Returns the English description for the error number returned by the Get(LastError) function. Useful for displaying a more meaningful error message to users or for debugging/error logging. Updated for all the new error codes in FileMaker Pro v14.
Tom Guise, Siso Systems
May 26, 2015
|Great function, really handy! FileMaker 14 now shows you the error description within the debugger which is also useful!|
Jeremiah Small, Soliant Consulting, Inc.
Aug 20, 2018
|Note that ErrorToEnglish https://www.briandunning.com/cf/124 has just been updated for FileMaker 17, and also includes legacy error codes.|
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