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SQL.GetFieldAsContainer

Queries field value as container.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
SQL 6.2 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

MBS( "SQL.GetFieldAsContainer"; Command; Field; FileName )

Parameters

Parameter Description Example value
Command The command reference number gained with SQL.NewCommand. $Command
Field The name or one based index of the field. $Field
FileName The filename for the container.
This will determinate the type of data to FileMaker.
"test.jpg"

Result

Returns container value or error.

Description

Queries field value as container.
If you can provide a file name, we can use it to auto detect the type of data and import it in the right format, e.g. add a preview for PDF or the image size for JPEG.

Examples

Query image field value:

MBS( "SQL.GetFieldAsContainer"; $Command; "MyBlob"; $FileName )

See also


SQL.GetFieldAsBoolean   -   SQL.GetFieldAsDate

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