LayoutsContainingField ( searchString ; fileToSearch )
Returns a list of layouts in fileToSearch whose fields contain the searchString.
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Richard Dyce - Show more from this author
Dyce & Sons Ltd.
Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)
Used to determine which layouts contain a particular field. Useful for reflective or generic scripting, say to out a PDF of every layout that contains a userID field, for a particular userID: get the layout list, go to each layout, search in the field (using tablename::fieldname), and then append to a PDF.
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