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Sets the expression to evaluate on progress.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
AVPlayer 7.4 ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No ✅ Yes
MBS( "AVPlayer.SetProgressEvaluate"; AVPlayer; Expression )   More


Parameter Description Example
AVPlayer The reference number of the player. $Player
Expression The expression to evaluate.
Can be in local language of FileMaker Pro or english.
For Server must always be in english.


Returns OK or error.


Sets the expression to evaluate on progress.
Evaluated once as second to update progress in GUI.

In the expression the text $$ID$$ will be replaced when evaluated with the curl reference, so you can pass it to other functions if needed. $$Time$$ is replaced with current time in milliseconds.


Play and define progress expression:

Set Variable [ $r ; Value: MBS("AVPlayer.SetProgressEvaluate"; $$Player; "MBS(\"FM.ExecuteFileSQL\"; \"AVPlayer.fmp12\"; \"UPDATE \\\"AVPlayer\\\" SET \\\"Position\\\"=?\"; 9; 13; $$Time$$ / 1000)") ]
Set Variable [ $r ; Value: MBS("AVPlayer.SetProgressInterval"; $$Player; 1) ]
Set Variable [ $r ; Value: MBS("AVPlayer.Play"; $$Player) ]

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This function is free to use.

Created 7th September 2017, last changed 4th April 2018

AVPlayer.SetMuted - AVPlayer.SetProgressInterval