Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

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20 functions found:

1.   AddOrdinalSuperscript ( number )
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Adds a superscripted ordinal text to the passed number
 
2.   ExtractListSegment ( list ; divider ; SegmentNum )
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Use when you have a list that contains multiple values per list item and you only want a single value.
 
3.   FilterLayoutObjectNames ( searchString )
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Use to get a list of all object names on the current layout that contain the searchString
 
4.   GetBaseTableName ( fieldOrTO )
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Gets the base table name (how it's listed in database management) from a field or table occurance
 
5.   GetCurrentTimeZoneUTCOffset ()
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Returns a number that is the current timezone's UTC offset
 
6.   GetDataFileID ( path )
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Returns the ID of the OPEN file with the passed path
 
7.   GetFrontPanels ( objectNameList )
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Use to find the name(s) of the current front panels. If objectNameList is null, will use all object names on layout
 
8.   GetIncrimentValue ( currentValue ; theList ; operator )
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Get the next value in a list based off the current value
 
9.   isField ( reference )
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Use to find out if a string is a reference to a field or not. Can be an actual field reference or just the same text as a field
 
10.   IterateThrough ( listOrArrayOrObject; thisVariableName; iterationVariableName )
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Iterates through a list, array or object
 
11.   JSONArrayAppendList ( json ; path ; appendList ; jsonType )
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Appends a list of values onto a JSON Array. Maintains existing null values
 
12.   ListMax ( theList )
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Finds the max value of a list
 
13.   PerformEquationOnList ( theList ; equation ; listItemKey ; errorReplace ; option)
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Performs a mathmatical calculation on each line item and returns the option
 
14.   Range ( start, stop, step )
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Returns a list of numbers given the parameters
 
15.   SetVariable ( varName ; varValue )
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Use when you want to set a variable with a variable name or not in a script.
 
16.   SQLGetColumn1Where ( returnField ; whereField ; whereValue; andSearch )
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Does a simple SQL Statement with where query(ies). If the whereField is left blank, will return all of the values in returnField
 
17.   SQLGetField ( field )
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Use to get the table name for SQL use from a field. Can use a reference as a field so it doesn't matter if the field or table name changes
 
18.   SQLGetTable ( field )
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Use to get the table name for SQL use from a field. Can use a reference as a field so it doesn't matter if the field or table name changes
 
19.   SumList ( theList )
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Sums a list. Normally this would be very quick and easy, but sometimes having null values can mess up what would otherwise be a very simple process.
 
20.   TimeRounder ( theTime; toTheNearest )
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Rounds the time to the nearest amount
 

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