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FM.VariableGet

Retrieves the value of named variable that was declared using FM.VariableSet.

Component: FM Variables
Version: 1.2
Mac OS X: Yes
Windows: Yes
Server: Yes
FileMaker Cloud: Yes

MBS( "FM.VariableGet"; Name )

Parameters

Parameter Description Example value
Name The Name of the variable

Description

Retrieves the value of named variable that was declared using FM.VariableSet.
Unlike the variables that were introduced in FileMaker 8 these variables are not limited to the File or Script. In other words they can be retrieved from any file in the system regardless of where they were declared.

See also FM.VariableClear, FM.VariableExists, FM.VariableList, FM.VariableReset, FM.VariableSet.

Examples

Retrieve a variable

MBS( "FM.VariableGet" ; "myVar" )

See also

Example Databases


FM.VariableExists   -   FM.VariableList

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