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Returns the size of the whole container in bytes.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Container 1.3 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "Container.GetTotalSize"; ContainerField )   More


Parameter Description Example value
ContainerField The container field or value to inspect.


Returns the size of the whole container in bytes.
A file is typically broken up into several object types when stored in a container field. This function returns the total size of all those objects.


Get Total Size

MBS( "Container.GetTotalSize" ; ContainerField )

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Created 18th August 2014, last changed 6th November 2018

Container.GetText   -   Container.GetType

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