Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

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32 functions found:

1.   AS_Dialog ( Text; Button1; Button2; Button3 ; window_title ; giving_up_after; default_answer; hidden_answer; default_button; cancel_button; caution; result_field )
    Average rating: 4.0
  Thomas Siebert
  Generates an dialog box with a number of options
   
2.   AS_Dialog_Choose_Color ( result_field ; output_format ; default_color )
    Average rating: 4.0
  Thomas Siebert
  use Apple color chooser to choose a color in formats Filemaker decimal, FileMaker RGB, css RGB and HEX
   
3.   AS_Dialog_Choose_From_List ( theList ; window_title ; message ; allow_multiple ; allow_empty ; default_items ; OK_button_name ; result_field )
    Average rating: 4.2
  Thomas Siebert
  creates a dialog with a chooser list to choose one or multiple items
   
4.   AS_dialog_concealed ( window_title ; text ; button_cancel ; button_ok ; result_field )
    Average rating: 4.3
  Thomas Siebert
  create a dialog where the entered text is masked as •••••• (OS X only, AppleScript)
   
5.   AS_dialog_with_timeout ( window_title ; text ; button ; timeout )
    Average rating: 4.4
  Thomas Siebert
  dialog box with definable timeout (OS X only, AppleScript)
   
6.   AS_dynamic_Sort ( List_of_FieldNames ; AscDescCustom )
    Average rating: 4.3
  Thomas Siebert
  Sort records dynamically by a list of fieldnames and order. (OS X only, AppleScript)
   
7.   AS_Files_Choose ( message ; allow_multiple ; default_location ; file_type_list ; global_result_field )
    Average rating: 4.1
  Thomas Siebert
  dialog to choose one or more files from a directory and return result to a global field
   
8.   AS_File_Copy ( Source_Path ; Target_Path ; myOptions )
    Average rating: 4.5
  Thomas Siebert
  copy files on Harddisk using AppleScript with a shell command (Apple only)
   
9.   AS_File_exists ( myPath ; result_field )
    Average rating: 3.3
  Thomas Siebert
  verifies if a file or directory exists and return a value to a global field (macOS/OSX only)
   
10.   AS_File_Move ( Source_Path ; Target_Path ; myOptions )
    Average rating: 4.0
  Thomas Siebert
  move files on Hard disks using AppleScript with a shell command (Apple only)
   
11.   AS_File_Open ( myPath ; myOptions )
    Average rating: 4.5
  Thomas Siebert
  opens files or folders using AppleScript with a shell command (Apple only)
   
12.   AS_File_Remove ( myPath ; myOptions )
    Average rating: 4.4
  Thomas Siebert
  remove files from harddisk using AppleScript with a shell command (Apple only)
   
13.   AS_Finder_set_Label ( thePath ; Label_Index )
    Average rating: 4.2
  Thomas Siebert
  Change Label of Files in Finder (OS X only - perform AppleScript)
   
14.   AS_Folders_Choose ( message ; allow_multiple ; default_location ; invisibles ; package_contents ; result_field )
    Average rating: 4.2
  Thomas Siebert
  creates a dialog to choose one or more folders from a directory (macOS only)
   
15.   AS_Folder_Create ( myPath ; myOptions )
    Average rating: 4.5
  Thomas Siebert
  create folders using AppleScript and shell command mkdir (Apple only)
   
16.   AS_Folder_List ( FolderPath ; invisibles ; global_result_field )
    Average rating: 4.5
  Thomas Siebert
  list the content of a specific folder and returns the result to a FileMaker global text field. (Mac OS X only, AppleScript)
   
17.   AS_Fontlist ( result_field )
    Average rating: 4.6
  Thomas Siebert
  Returns a list of fontnames compatible to FileMaker Pro using the
   
18.   AS_Photos_Export ( Export_Path ; options ; Album_Name )
    Average rating: 3.3
  Thomas Siebert
  export picture items from Photos.app to specified folder (macOS only)
   
19.   AS_set_clipboard ( text )
    Average rating: 3.7
  Thomas Siebert
  Set the clipboard to the content of a field that is not present in the current layout or set it to a text string (Apple only).
   
20.   AS_text_export ( text ; thePath ; append_text )
    Average rating: 4.6
  Thomas Siebert
  create text file (Apple OS X only)
   
21.   colors_for_containers ( color_name ; opacity )
    Average rating: 4.8
  Thomas Siebert
  set the color of a container field by color name and opacity from 0.1 to 1.0
   
22.   color_convert_decimal ( color_decimal ; output_format )
    Average rating: 2.7
  Thomas Siebert
  convert FileMaker decimal color format to r, g, b, rgb or hex
   
23.   color_convert_hex ( color_hex ; output_format )
    Average rating: 3.7
  Thomas Siebert
  convert hexadecimal color format to decimal format (used by FileMaker) or red green blue formats
   
24.   color_convert_rgb_to_hex ( r ; g ; b )
    Average rating: 4.3
  Thomas Siebert
  convert rgb color format to hex format
   
25.   Color_HEX_Random
    Average rating: 4.7
  Thomas Siebert
  generating a random color in HEX format
   
26.   FirstWords_from_List ( _List )
    Average rating: 4.8
  Thomas Siebert
  get every first word from a value list
   
27.   match_LayoutName_List ( LayoutNames_List )
    Average rating: 2.0
  Thomas Siebert
  matches the current layout name to a given list
   
28.   match_LayoutTableName_List ( _TableNames_List )
    Average rating: 4.8
  Thomas Siebert
  match a list of names to the current LayoutTableName
   
29.   match_WindowName_List ( Window_Names_List )
    Average rating: 5.0
  Thomas Siebert
  match a list of names to the current window
   
30.   SQL_Creator_Select ( wrapped ; table_name ; layout_name ; using_field_from ; list_fields_only ; use_distinct ; key_field_list ; separator_for_records ; separator_for_fields )
    Average rating: 3.5
  Thomas Siebert
  helps to create sql select statements using field names of current table
   
31.   Substitute_with_List ( Text ; substitution_list ; pair_delimiter )
    Average rating: 4.1
  Thomas Siebert
  substitute multiple values in a text using a list of substitution pairs.
   
32.   Text_Wrap_Around ( Text ; limit_around )
    Average rating: 4.2
  Thomas Siebert
  Wraps text around specific number of characters, preserving manually set line breaks. Words usually stay complete.
   

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