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Queries text of matrix for CSV export.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Matrix 9.2 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "Matrix.CSV"; MatrixRef { ; firstRow; lastRow; firstCol; lastCol; rowSeparator; colSeparator } )   More


Parameter Description Example value
MatrixRef The matrix reference number. $matrix
firstRow Optional
The index of first row.
Default is 0.
lastRow Optional
The index of last row.
Default is Matrix.Height-1.
firstCol Optional
The index of first column.
Default is 0.
lastCol Optional
The index of last column.
Default is Matrix.Width-1.
rowSeparator Optional
The row separator.
Default is CR.
colSeparator Optional
The column separator.
Default is semicolon.


Returns text or error.


Queries text of matrix for CSV export.
You can use this method to quickly get all values in a given area as text.
If needed, we put values in quotes and escape quotes and newlines.

Please use Text.WriteTextFile to write to text file if you need CSV export.

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Created 8th April 2019, last changed 8th April 2019

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