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Sets the message text displayed in the panel.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
FileDialog 2.7 Yes Yes No No No
MBS( "FileDialog.SetMessage"; text )   More


Parameter Description Example value
text The new message text. "Please select folder to store backups."


Returns OK.


Sets the message text displayed in the panel.
This prompt appears on all Mac dialogs, but not on Windows.
The default message text is an empty string.


Sets name:

MBS( "FileDialog.SetMessage"; "Where to put backup files?" )

See also

Example Databases

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 12nd September 2018

FileDialog.SetInitialDirectory   -   FileDialog.SetNameFieldLabel

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