Mac OS X
Components Crossplatform Mac & Win Server Client Old Guides Examples
New in version: 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4 8.5 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 Statistic
Mounts a network share.
|Component||Version||macOS||Windows||Server||FileMaker Cloud||FileMaker iOS SDK|
|URL||The URL for the network resource.|
The destination path to mount to. If you leave this empty, the system decides. On Mac this can be the path to a folder where to mount new disk inside, e.g. to make a private mount.
The user name. If none is provided, system can take credentials from keychain.
The password to use.
Default is 0 for no dialogs. But you can pass 1 to have a dialog show up.
Pass 1 on Windows to show dialog always to enter password.
Returns path or error.
DescriptionMounts a network share.
Use on Server may require extra work as server runs with a different user account than you being logged in on the server machine. Permissions don't always allow things to be done.
When used on Linux the parameters are a little bit different:
Please pass source (URL), target (Dest), type (Username) and data (Password).
The dest path may need to be created first as new folder.
Mount Ablage1 on Mac:
Mount Ablage1 on Mac with password:
Mount something on Windows:
Mount Ablage 2 on Windows:
Mount Ablage 2 on Windows with password:
Mounts AFP volume with space in name:
Mount on Linux:
Mount SMB share from Windows Server 2012:
- Adding Bonjour functions for MBS FileMaker Plugin
- Tip of the day: Mount drive on FileMaker Server
- MBS FileMaker Plugin, version 5.2pr1
- MBS FileMaker Plugin, version 5.1pr8
Created 10th May 2015, last changed 16th May 2017
Feedback: Report problem or ask question.
MBS FileMaker blog