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Repositions the play position to the movie's poster time.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
QTMovie 4.0 ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ✅ Yes, on macOS ❌ No


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

MBS( "QTMovie.GotoPosterTime"; Movie )   More


Parameter Description Example
Movie The reference number of the movie. Please use QTMovie.OpenContainer, QTMovie.OpenFile or QTMovie.OpenURL function to get movie reference. $mov


Returns OK or error.


Repositions the play position to the movie's poster time.
If no poster time is defined, the movie jumps to the beginning. If the movie is playing, the movie continues playing from the new position.


Go to poster time:

MBS( "QTMovie.GotoPosterTime"; $Movie )

Go to beginning of movie:

MBS( "QTMovie.GotoBeginning"; $Movie )

Go to end of movie:

MBS( "QTMovie.GotoEnd"; $Movie )

See also

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 18th August 2014

QTMovie.GotoNextSelectionPoint - QTMovie.GotoPreviousSelectionPoint