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Enables private browsing.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
WebView 9.5 Yes No No No Yes
MBS( "WebView.SetPrivateBrowsing"; WebViewerRef; Value )   More


Parameter Description Example value
WebViewerRef Either the Web Viewer Object Name or the Web Viewer ID as returned by "WebView.FindByName" function. "web"
Value The new mode.
Pass 1 to enable private browsing.
Pass 0 to disable.


Returns OK or error.


Enables private browsing.
If enabled, no data should be stored for cookies or cache on disk, so it's cleared when web viewer is destroyed.
Default is non-private mode for the web viewer.

For WebKit 2.x, it looks like you can't change mode after web viewer was created.


Enable private browsing:

Set Variable [ $r ; Value: MBS( "WebView.SetPrivateBrowsing"; "web"; 1 ) ]

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Release notes

Created 27th October 2019, last changed 5th January 2020

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