Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

convertDropboxURL ( theURL )

Converts dropbox shared link URLs into Filemaker friendly URL paths that can be inserted into container fields.

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  Sample input:
convertDropboxURL ( "https://www.dropbox.com/s/964mvf9f2i5433/DSC_0294.jpg?dl=0" )
  Sample output:
https://dl.dropboxusercontnet.com/s/964mvf9f2i5433/DSC_0294.jpg?raw=1

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

Utilize this custom function to convert dropbox shared URLs into URLs that can be inserted into a container field. The result of the action will store the image into the database.

 

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