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Queries data type of the value for the key.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Dictionary 5.1 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

MBS( "Dictionary.ValueTypeForKey"; DictionaryRef; Key )


Parameter Description Example value
DictionaryRef The reference number to the dictionary as returned by Dictionary.Create function. $dic
Key The key to use. Keys are case sensitive. "FirstName"


Returns type or error.


Queries data type of the value for the key.
Value can be Invalid, Text, Number, Date, Time, TimeStamp, Container or Boolean.

See also

Dictionary.ValueForKey   -   Dictionary.Values

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