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Queries an attribute value.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
RichText 3.0 Yes No Yes, macOS only No Yes
MBS( "RichText.Attribute"; AttributeSelector )   More


Parameter Description Example value
AttributeSelector The name of the attribute to query. Can be Title, Company, Copyright, Subject, Author, Keywords, Comment, Editor, ModificationTime, Manager, Category or Type. "title"


Returns attribute value or error.


Queries an attribute value.
Added selector PaperSize in v9.2 to return two values with width and height of paper size.


Get title:

$title = MBS( "RichText.Attribute"; "Title")

Get type of document:

$title = MBS( "RichText.Attribute"; "Type")

See also

Example Databases

Blog Entries

Release notes

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 3th May 2019

RichText.AppendText   -   RichText.Clear

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