Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

ExternalBaseTables

Returns a list of externally defined tables (no internal tables)

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  Sample input:
ExternalBaseTables
  Sample output:
myFile2_Table_1
myFile3_Table_1
myFile3_Table_2

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

This function returns a list of EXTERNAL base table names, i.e. the names of the tables defined in any external file's "Manage Database::Fields" tab, for those table occurrences in the current file but which belong to tables defined in an external file.

 

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