Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

IsValidIP ( IPaddress )

Checks if 'IPaddress' contains a valid IP address.

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  Sample input:
IsValidIP ( "192.168.0.1" )
  Sample output:
True

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

Checks if 'IPaddress' contains a valid IP address.
The given IPaddress should be in dotted format.

Returns True (1) if IPaddress is valid, False (0) if not. An empty string also returns False.

In: IPaddress - the dotted IP address as string
Syntax: IsValidIP ( "192.168.0.1" )

Return type: Number (boolean)

 

Comments

Nick Lightbody   Nick Lightbody, Deskspace Systems Limited
Jul 6, 2010
Very useful, works as described, thanks

Nick
 

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