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Sets the file name for watcher.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
DirectoryWatcher 7.1 No Yes No No No

MBS( "DirectoryWatcher.SetFileName"; Watcher; Filename )


Parameter Description Example value
Watcher The watcher reference number. $watcher
Filename The database file name where the script is located. "test.fmp12"


Returns OK or error.


Sets the file name for watcher.

With plugin version 6.0 or newer the script name can be a script ID number. In that case the plugin queries the script name for the given script ID. This allows to call scripts by ID and avoid problems if scripts are later renamed.

See also

Example Databases

DirectoryWatcher.SetEvaluate   -   DirectoryWatcher.SetScriptName

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