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RichText.WriteDOC

Writes a Word file.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
RichText 3.5 Yes No Yes, macOS only No No

MBS( "RichText.WriteDOC"; Path )

Parameters

Parameter Description Example value
Path The native file path to the file. $path

Result

Returns OK or error.

Description

Writes a Word file.
Please set text with RichText.SetFormattedText or RichText.SetText.
And use RichText.SetAttribute to set properties for document.

Warning: The plugin can only read/write the styles/formats which Apple supports for their cocoa framework.

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.
For Server be aware that server has limited permissions and may not be able to access all files on a computer.

Examples

Convert html to Word file:

Set Variable [ $r ; Value: MBS( "RichText.ReadHTML"; "<html><body><p><b>Schokoladenplätzchen</b></p></body></html>" ) ]
Set Variable [ $r ; Value: MBS( "RichText.WriteDOC"; "/Users/cs/Desktop/test.doc" ) ]

See also

Example Databases


RichText.WriteContainer   -   RichText.WriteFile

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