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JSON.Format

Returns pretty printed JSON for the given JSON text.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
JSON 4.4 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "JSON.Format"; json )   More

Parameters

Parameter Description Example
json A JSON text or reference. "[1,2,3]"

Result

Returns JSON code.

Description

Returns pretty printed JSON for the given JSON text.

Examples

Format some object:

Set Variable [$json; Value:MBS( "JSON.Format"; "{\"Hello\": \"World\"}" )]
Show Custom Dialog [$json]

Parse some JSON, display it formatted and release:

Set Variable [$json; Value:MBS( "JSON.Parse"; "{\"Hello\": \"World\"}" )]
Show Custom Dialog [$json; MBS("JSON.Format"; $json)]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS( "JSON.Release"; $json)]

See also

Example Databases

Blog Entries

FileMaker Magazin

Release notes

  • Version 9.4
    • Improved pretty formatting for JSON arrays in JSON.Format.

Created 18th October 2014, last changed 10th February 2016


JSON.FindValueInObjectArray   -   JSON.GetArrayItem

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