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Sets parameter's value as character string data.

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SQL 2.6 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "SQL.SetParamAsText"; Command; Param; Value )   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"
Value The new value "Hello World"


Returns "OK" or error message.


Sets parameter's value as character string data.


Set parameter with ID = 1 to text

MBS("SQL.SetParamAsText"; $Command; 1; $FirstName)

Set parameter Lastname with text:

MBS("SQL.SetParamAsText"; $Command; "Lastname"; $LastName)

Set Param with index 0 to FirstName field:

MBS("SQL.SetParamAsText"; $Command; "#0"; SQLite fun::FirstName)

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Example Databases

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Created 18th August 2014, last changed 13th January 2015

SQL.SetParamAsNumber   -   SQL.SetParamAsTime

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