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Opens a movie file for input.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
QTExport 6.1 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No


This function was removed for MBS FileMaker Plugin 9.0. Please move to newer functions or keep using older plugins.

MBS( "QTExport.OpenMovie"; QTExporter; Path )   More


Parameter Description Example
QTExporter The exporter reference number. $$QTExporter
Path The native file path to the movie file. "/Users/cs/Desktop/"


Returns OK or error.


Opens a movie file for input.

This function requires a native path. Use Path.FileMakerPathToNativePath to convert a FileMaker path to a native path if required. If you like to have the user choose the path, you can use FileDialog functions.


Open Movie:

Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("QTExport.OpenMovie"; $$QT; QTMovieExporter::Input File Path)]

See also

Created 1st March 2016, last changed 12nd June 2020

QTExport.OpenExporter - QTExport.Release