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WebView.SearchText

Searches text in a webviewer.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
WebView 2.3 Yes Yes No No No

MBS( "WebView.SearchText"; WebViewerRef; Text { ; Backward; CaseSensitive; Wrap } )

Parameters

Parameter Description Example value
WebViewerRef Either the Web Viewer Object Name or the Web Viewer ID as returned by "WebView.FindByName" function. "web"
Text The text to search for. "Hello"
Backward Optional
A boolean value to determinate direction. Pass 0 for forward and 1 for backward. Default is 0. (This option has problems on Windows currently.)
0
CaseSensitive Optional
Whether to search case sensitive. Pass 1 for case sensitive and 0 for case insensitive. Default is 0.
0
Wrap Optional
A boolean value to decide whether to wrap around. If text is not found, we start search on the top again.
0

Result

Returns 1 if the text was found and 0 if not.

Description

Searches text in a webviewer.
This is like the search field in Safari. Please note that this feature works fine in FileMaker 10, but has problems in FileMaker 11.

Not supported for WebKit 2.x (FileMaker 16 Mac).

Examples

Searches for text in webviewer:

MBS("WebView.SearchText"; "web"; "Hello")

See also

Example Databases


WebView.Screenshot   -   WebView.SetCustomUserAgent

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