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Shows the progress dialog.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
ProgressDialog 2.4 Yes Yes No No No
MBS( "ProgressDialog.Show" { ; NoActivate } )   More


Parameter Description Example value
NoActivate Optional
Available in MBS FileMaker Plugin 8.0 or newer.
Whether to activate the window (0) or not to activate (1).
By default we move window to front to show user.
But if you prefer being in background, you can simply show without activation.


Returns "OK" on success.


Shows the progress dialog.


Show the progress dialog:

MBS( "ProgressDialog.Show" )

Hide the progress dialog:

MBS( "ProgressDialog.Hide" )

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Example Databases

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Created 18th August 2014, last changed 29th December 2017

ProgressDialog.SetTopText   -   ProgressDialog.Update

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