Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

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27 functions found:

1.   EnclosingObjects (_objectName )
    Average rating: 4.5
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  not recursive. A list of all enclosing objects of a layout object.
   
2.   FastDateInput ( input ; format )
    Average rating: 4.5
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  Allows user to input a date faster
   
3.   FilterValuesByTest ( text ; varName ; test ; include_1 )
    Average rating: 3.7
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  Returns a text filtered by a test
   
4.   FilterWordsByTest ( text ; varName ; test ; include_1 ; mode )
    Average rating: 3.8
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  Returns a text filtered by a test
   
5.   FM_Name_ID ( _Name_ID ; _TLFSV ; _fileName ; _layoutName )
    Average rating: 4.1
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  Returns FileMaker item Name or ID, given the other
   
6.   FormatAsPrice ( input ; separator ; currency ; Leading_1 )
    Average rating: 4.1
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  text formatting
   
7.   Get3PixColumnState
    Average rating: 4.6
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  returns 1 if the 3 pixel wide column next to the status area is turned on
   
8.   GetDates ( text )
    Average rating: 4.5
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  extracts all dates from a text field
   
9.   GetItemRank ( item ; ValueList )
    Average rating: 3.9
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  returns the item rank in a list
   
10.   GetKeys
    Average rating: 4.6
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  returns a list of keys held by user (Shift, Caps Lock, Control, Alt, Command)
   
11.   GetStatusAreaWidth
    Average rating: 4.5
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  returns the status area width
   
12.   isFrontMostTabPanel ( _objectName )
    Average rating: 4.4
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  Returns 1 if _objectName is or contains the frontmost tab panel, else 0
   
13.   isLeapYear ( _year )
    Average rating: 4.4
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  leap year simple test
   
14.   Pad ( _input ; _char ; _length ; _left_or_right )
    Average rating: 4.2
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  Padds a string on a given length, left or right. Not Recursive.
   
15.   ParseSearchString ( _string )
    Average rating: 4.8
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  Parses search terms as input in a typical search engine.
   
16.   SubstituteManyWithCalculation ( _text ; _list ; _varName ; _expression )
    Average rating: 4.2
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  Substitutes many terms in a text and apply a calculation to them.
   
17.   text.after ( _text ; _searchString ; _occurrence ; _include.b )
    Average rating: 4.2
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  extracts text after search string
   
18.   text.before ( _text ; _searchString ; _occurrence ; _include.b )
    Average rating: 4.5
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  extracts text before search string
   
19.   text.between ( _text ; _searchString1 ; _occurrence1 ; _include1.b ; _searchString2 ; _occurrence2 ; _include2.b )
    Average rating: 4.0
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  extracts text between two search strings
   
20.   text.betweenNext ( _text ; _searchString1 ; _occurrence1 ; _include1.b ; _searchString2 ; _occurrence2 ; _include2.b )
    Average rating: 4.3
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  extracts the middle of a text in between delimiters, based on search strings and an occurrence numbers
   
21.   TruncateString ( string ; numberOfChars ; Leading_1 )
    Average rating: 4.3
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  truncates a string
   
22.   VariablesFromFields ( )
    Average rating: 4.5
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  passes the content of all fields on the layout to named variables
   
23.   VariablesFromObjects ( )
    Average rating: 4.4
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  passes the content of all named objects on the layout to named variables
   
24.   VariablesLoadFromLog ( varlog )
    Average rating: 4.6
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  load variables that were logged with VariablesLog function, typically in another file
   
25.   VariablesLog ( _key ; _repetition ; _value )
    Average rating: 4.5
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  Set a named global variable and logs it in order to pass it to another file
   
26.   VariablesResetAll
    Average rating: 4.6
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  Clears all variables that are logged with VariablesLog function
   
27.   VisiblePortalRows ( objName ; portalName )
    Average rating: 4.2
  Fabrice Nordmann, 1-more-thing
  Returns a list of visible row numbers of a portal
   

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