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Sets the bottom text in the progress dialog.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
ProgressDialog 2.4 Yes Yes No No No
MBS( "ProgressDialog.SetBottomText"; text )   More


Parameter Description Example value
text The new bottom text. "Hello"


Returns "OK" on success.


Sets the bottom text in the progress dialog.
Below the progress bar most applications shows some data like "x of y files processed" or "123 KB of 456 KB copied."

Please do not call this function more than one time per second to avoid the progress window redraw to slow down your process.


Report progress:

MBS( "ProgressDialog.SetBottomText"; $index & " of " & $total & " files" )

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Created 18th August 2014, last changed 9th February 2015

ProgressDialog.Reset   -   ProgressDialog.SetButtonCaption

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