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Queries parameter value as container.

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SQL 6.2 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "SQL.GetParamAsContainer"; Command; Param; FileName )   More


Parameter Description Example value
Command The command reference number gained with SQL.NewCommand. $Command
Param The parameter name or ID. Pass number for ID, a text with parameter name or the index with # prefix. e.g. "#0" for first parameter. "1"
FileName The filename for the container.
This will determinate the type of data to FileMaker.


Returns container value or error.


Queries parameter 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.


Query image param value:

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

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Created 17th May 2016, last changed 17th May 2016

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