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Sets an alarm that fires at a specific date.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Events 6.2 Yes No Yes, macOS only No No

MBS( "Events.Alarm.SetAbsoluteDate"; EKAlarm; TimeStamp )


Parameter Description Example value
EKAlarm The reference to the alarm. $Alarm
TimeStamp The timestamp to fire the alarm. Get(CurrentHostTimeStamp) + 24 * 60 * 60


Returns OK or error.


Sets an alarm that fires at a specific date.
Set this property to a date to establish an absolute alarm trigger. Setting this clears any relative interval trigger.

See also

Events.Alarm.GetURL   -   Events.Alarm.SetEmailAddress

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