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WebView.GetPlainText

Queries the current text of the document.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
WebView 3.1 Yes Yes No No Yes

MBS( "WebView.GetPlainText"; WebViewerRef )

Parameters

Parameter Description Example value
WebViewerRef Either the Web Viewer Object Name or the Web Viewer ID as returned by "WebView.FindByName" function.

Result

Returns text or error.

Description

Queries the current text of the document.
No formatting, but only the text. This may show more/less text than you see.

See also WebView.GetHTMLText, WebView.GetFormattedText and WebView.SelectedText.

Examples

Query plain text from webviewer:

MBS("WebView.GetPlainText"; "web")

Query html text from webviewer:

MBS("WebView.GetHTMLText"; "web")

Query formatted text from webviewer:

MBS("WebView.GetFormattedText"; "web")

Query selected text:

MBS("WebView.SelectedText"; "web")

See also


WebView.GetLinkCount   -   WebView.GetPreferences

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