Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

GetProperty ( propertyList ; propertyName )

Extract a property's value from a property list

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Shaun Flisakowski   Shaun Flisakowski

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  Sample input:
GetProperty ( "left=20¶top=80¶name=bill"; "top" )
  Sample output:

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

Extracts a single property's value from a newline seperated list of properties, by property name.

This function can be used to easily pass multiple named parameters into a script.



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