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Returns an Image for the poster frame of a Movie.

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.PosterImage"; Movie { ; ImageType; FileName } )   More


Parameter Description Example Flags
Movie The reference number of the movie.
Please use QTMovie.OpenContainer, QTMovie.OpenFile or QTMovie.OpenURL function to get movie reference.
ImageType The type of image to return.
Either JPEG, PNG, GIF or BMP. Default is JPEG.
"JPEG" Optional
FileName The filename to use for the picture.
Default is "image" with the extension matching the image type.
"test.jpg" Optional


Returns an image as container value or error.


Returns an Image for the poster frame of a Movie.

See also

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 29th September 2020

QTMovie.Play - QTMovie.Release