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CURL.GetResultAsData

Returns the result of the transaction as data file.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
CURL 2.5 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

MBS( "CURL.GetResultAsData"; Handle; Type { ; Filename } )

Parameters

Parameter Description Example value
Handle The CURL session handle. $curl
Type The type the new data should have for FileMaker. See container functions. Typically "PDF " for pdf files, "FILE" for normal binary files and special codes for pictures like "JPEG". "FILE"
Filename Optional
The desired file name
test.zip

Result

A container value or empty on error.

Description

Returns the result of the transaction as data file.
Make sure the data is in the format you tell FileMaker. FileMaker uses internally 4 letter codes to know what data is stored in containers and you need to pass a suitable type code.
Please note that types are always 4 characters long, "PDF " has a space on the end.
Version 5.2 and later can use the filename from URL if you don't provide one yourself.

See also

Example Databases


CURL.GetResultAsContainer   -   CURL.GetResultAsEmail

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