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Adds a string to an array.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
JSON 4.3 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes
MBS( "JSON.AddStringToArray"; json; Value... )   More


Parameter Description Example
json A JSON text or reference. ["1","2"]
Value... The new text. "Hello"


Returns JSON code.


Adds a string to an array.
Same as JSON.AddItemToArray, but calls JSON.CreateString automatically for you.

With version 6, you can pass several parameters to add several entries to the array.
When adding to a JSON reference, the function returns that reference number.

This function takes variable number of parameters. Pass as much parameters as needed separated by the semicolon in FileMaker.
Please repeat Value parameter as often as you need.


Adds a string to an array:

MBS( "JSON.AddStringToArray"; "[\"1\",\"2\",\"3\"]"; "4")

Example result:
["1", "2", "3", "4"]

Adds 4 strings to an array:

MBS( "JSON.AddStringToArray"; "[]"; "1"; "2"; "3"; "4" )

Example result:
["1", "2", "3", "4"]

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Created 26th August 2014, last changed 5th June 2021

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