Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

sql.getTable ( fullyQualifiedFieldObject )

Returns the plain text TABLE NAME in a format suitable for an SQL query

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Cristos Lianides-Chin   Cristos Lianides-Chin
Anchor-Buoy Software, LLC
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  Sample input:
sql.getTable ( Customers::__primaryKey )
  Sample output:
"Customers"

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

Returns the plain text TABLE NAME in a format suitable for an SQL query. This allows you to use fully qualified field names (to protect against name changes) in your calculations, while safely wrapping the result for ExecuteSQL purposes.

 

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