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Writes a number into cell.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
XL 5.0 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "XL.Sheet.CellWriteDate"; bookRef; sheetIndex; Row; Column; Value { ; Format } )   More


Parameter Description Example value
bookRef The reference to the workbook. Please use XL.LoadBook to load a file. $ref
sheetIndex The index of the sheet. This number ranges from 0 to XL.Book.SheetCount-1. 0
Row The row for the cell. First row has index 0. $row
Column The column for the cell. First column has index 0. $column
Value The new value to write. Get(CurrentTimeStamp)
Format Optional
The format for the cell. This is index from 0 to XL.GetFormatCount-1 in the book's list of formats.


Returns OK or error message.


Writes a number into cell.


Write date value:

MBS( "XL.Sheet.CellWriteDate"; $bookRef; 0; $row; 0; Get ( CurrentTimeStamp ))

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Created 6th February 2015, last changed 9th July 2015

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