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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 No No No No

MBS( "FileDialog.SetMessage"; text )


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 and on Windows only on folder selection dialog.
The default message text is an empty string.


Sets name:

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

See also

Example Databases

FileDialog.SetInitialDirectory   -   FileDialog.SetNameFieldLabel

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