AS_text_export ( text ; thePath ; append_text )
create text file (Apple OS X only)
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Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)
create a text file
text = a text string or text field
thePath = standard POSIX path or a common FileMaker path
append_text = if 1 or true: append text to already existing text file
The script removes prefixes like "filemac:" or the name of the start volume like "/Macintosh HD/" from the path automatically.
Use the ScriptStep "Perform AppleScript" using the option "Calculated AppleScript"
You also shall use "Perform AppleScript" directly from a button.
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