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Add files to the current archive.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
Archive 13.1 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes
MBS( "Archive.AddFile"; List { ; BasePath; TimeStamp } )   More


Parameter Description Example Flags
List the list of files and folders to add to archive. "test.txt"
BasePath The bath path to the folder where to look for files. "C:\test" Optional
TimeStamp Available in MBS FileMaker Plugin 14.0 or newer.
The timestamp to use in the archive for the file.
Can be empty to use today.
"" Optional


Returns OK or error.


Add files to the current archive.
Please use Archive.Create before adding the first file and use Archive.Close after the last file to finish.

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Created 13th February 2023, last changed 5th January 2024

Archive.AddContainer - Archive.AddText