Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

@JSONGetElementType ( json ; keyOrIndexOrPath )

Returns JSON type (number) of the specified element.

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  Sample input:
@JSONGetElementType ( "[123]" ; 0 ) = JSONNumber
and
@JSONGetElementType ( "[\"123\"]" ; 0 ) = JSONString
  Sample output:
1

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

Calculates element type by the first character in value definition.

Mod 2019-08-15: Added support for nested objects with matching names { "a" : { "b" : "1" }, "b" : 2 }

 

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