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MapQuest_Directions ( StreetStart ; CityStart; StateStart; CountryStart; StreetEnd; CityEnd; StateEnd; CountryEnd )

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Robert Schaub, Starr Data

MapQuest, Directions and Map locator

Sample Input:
MapQuest_Directions ( StreetStart ; CityStart; StateStart; CountryStart; StreetEnd; CityEnd; StateEnd; CountryEnd )
Sample Output: &1a=26 Summit St&1s=Ct &1c=East HamptonUS &1ah=&2a=10 East High&2s=ct &2c=East HamptonUS

 Then copy & paste into FileMaker Advanced's Edit Custom Function window.


Use your start and end address fields from you database or enter your custom find. Note if you leave the country start and country end fields. It defaults to US behind the scenes, whether it is empty or just left blank.

Use this custom function as a calculation field and set up a web viewer portal using this field. You may also use it as an url in the open url script step.

Note: these functions are not guaranteed or supported by Please contact the individual developer with any questions or problems.

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Excellent!! Perfect for my deliveries!

George, Milwaukee
January 29, 2009 11:32am

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