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Queries screen height.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
Screenshot 1.0 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ✅ Yes
MBS( "Screen.Height"; ScreenID )   More


Parameter Description Example
ScreenID The zero based index of the screen to to target. 0


Queries screen height.
FileMaker's built in functions for returning related information only works for the "desktop" and may include more than one screen in a Multiple monitor situation. Also Get(WindowDesktopHeight) returns the height of the desktop not the height of the monitor. The desktop height does not include the height of the menu.

For version 7.1 we added support for multiple monitors for Windows.


Get the first screen's co-ordinates

MBS( "Screen.Left" ; 0 ) & "' " &
MBS( "Screen.Top" ; 0 ) & "' " &
MBS( "Screen.Width" ; 0 ) & "' " &
MBS( "Screen.Height" ; 0 )

See also

Example Databases

This function checks for a license.

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 20th November 2020

Screen.DockWidth - Screen.Left