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Shows an address.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
MapView 9.0 Yes No No No Yes
MBS( "MapView.ShowAddress"; MapView; Address { ; addPin; Identifier; color } )   More


Parameter Description Example value
MapView The map view reference number. $$MapView
Address The address to lookup." "New York"
addPin Optional
Whether to add a pin.
Pass 0 to just show the area or 1 to add pin and show the area.
Identifier Optional
Available in MBS FileMaker Plugin 9.3 or newer.
The identifier for the pin to use with script trigger.
color Optional
Available in MBS FileMaker Plugin 9.3 or newer.
The color to use.
Can be a color name or hex notation like in HTML.


Returns OK, identifier or error.


Shows an address.
Asynchronously queries coordinate for given address and shows it.


Show pin in New York in green:

MBS("MapView.ShowAddress"; $$MapView; "New York"; 1; ""; "#00FF00")

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Created 14th January 2019, last changed 9th September 2019

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