|Examples||Mac & Win||Server||Client||Guides||Statistic||FMM||Blog||Deprecated||Old|
Queries whether other file types are allowed.
|FileDialog||4.3||✅ Yes||✅ Yes||❌ No||❌ No||❌ No|
|MacFilter||The filter specification for Mac. Can be file extension (Without dot) or UTI (Uniform Type Identifier). Can be a list.||"jpg"|
|WinFilter||The filter specification for Windows. This is normally star dot file extension and can be a list.||"*.JPG"|
|WinLabels||The list of labels for the file types.||"JPEG files"|
Returns OK or error.
DescriptionQueries whether other file types are allowed.
Mac filter works in FileMaker 12 or newer, but seems not to work in FileMaker 11.
If you like to select any file, please don't define a filter at all.
Set Mac filter with file extension as filter
Set Mac filter with UTI as filter:
Select only FileMaker files:
Select tiff or jpeg files with various extensions:
Allow PNG and JPEG:
Allow text files:
- Version 8.4
- Changed FileDialog.SetFilter to pick first file extension listed as default one for saving.
- CURL/Email/IMAP Email
- DynaPDF/Extract and analyze images
- Mac only/Movies/AVAsset Export Session
- PDF Viewer
- Win Only/WindowsML
- XL/Writing data
This function is free to use.
Created 18th August 2014, last changed 15th May 2023