Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

SetVariable ( varName ; varValue )

Use when you want to set a variable with a variable name or not in a script.

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  Sample input:
SetVariable ( "foo" ; "bar" )
SetVariable ( "$foo" ; "bar" )
SetVariable ( "$$foo" ; "bar" )
  Sample output:
1
1
1

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

If you exclude a "$" at the start of the varName, it will create a local variable. If you want to make a global variable, add "$$" to the start of varName.

 

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