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Sets the markers to look for before/after a tag.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
WordFile 6.3 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "WordFile.SetMarkers"; WordFile; OpenMarker; CloseMarker )   More


Parameter Description Example value
WordFile The reference number of the open word file. $wordFile
OpenMarker The new marker to search before tag. "«"
CloseMarker The new end marker. "»"


Returns 1, 0 or error.


Sets the markers to look for before/after a tag.
Default are « and ».
Should be different and not empty.
Returns 1 on success or 0 on failure.

Please don't use < or > for markers as those conflict with XML structure.

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Created 23th June 2016, last changed 31st December 2016

WordFile.SetFieldText   -   WordFile.SetMediaFile

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