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Queries list of image files.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
ImageCapture 6.4 ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No
MBS( "ImageCapture.ImagePaths" )




Returns list or error.


Queries list of image files.
After you scanned, you can use this function to query list of image file paths.
File paths are returned as native file paths.
Please use Container.ReadFile to read file and Files.Delete to delete them if needed.


Query images and import them:

Set Variable [$Paths; Value:MBS("ImageCapture.ImagePaths")]
Set Variable [$Count; Value:ValueCount ( $Paths )]
Set Variable [$Index; Value:1]
    Set Variable [$Path; Value:GetValue($Paths; $index)]
    New Record/Request
    Set Field [Images::Image; MBS("Container.ReadFile"; $path)]
    Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS( "Files.Delete"; $Path )]
    Commit Records/Requests [No dialog]
    Set Variable [$Index; Value:$index + 1]
    Exit Loop If [$index > $count]
End Loop

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This function checks for a license.

Created 11st September 2016, last changed 27th November 2020

ImageCapture.GetParameters - ImageCapture.Initialize