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Queries list of devices as JSON.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
ImageCapture 8.3 Yes No No No No
MBS( "ImageCapture.DevicesJSON" { ; Filter } )   More


Parameter Description Example value
Filter Optional
You can filter devices by passing criteria here.
The filter string can contain camera, scanner, local, remote, bonjour, bluetooth or shared to only show those devices.
"Camera, local"


Returns JSON or error.


Queries list of devices as JSON.
The JSON includes names & IDs of the devices.
Please pass the index or UUIDs to the ImageCapture.DeviceInfo function to query details.
Keys include UUIDString, Name, persistentIDString, serialNumberString, locationDescription, index, remote and shared.


Check devices:

MBS( "ImageCapture.DevicesJSON" )

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Created 26th June 2018, last changed 26th June 2018

ImageCapture.Devices   -   ImageCapture.Download

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