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Adds a new entry to the object with the given name and value.

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JSON 2.7 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes
MBS( "JSON.AddNumberToObject"; json; Name...; Value... )   More


Parameter Description Example
json A JSON text or reference. {"key":"value"}
Name... The name of the Object property. "length"
Value... The number value to add. 123.45


Returns JSON code.


Adds a new entry to the object with the given name and value.

With version 6, you can pass several parameters to add several entries to the object.
When adding to a JSON reference, the function returns that reference number.

This function takes variable number of parameters. Pass as much parameters as needed separated by the semicolon in FileMaker.
Please repeat Name and Value parameters as often as you need.


Adds two number entries to an object:

MBS( "JSON.AddNumberToObject"; "{}"; "hello"; 1; "test"; 5)

Example result:
{ "hello": 1, "test": 5 }

Adds number:

MBS( "JSON.AddNumberToObject"; "{}"; "test"; 123 )

Example result:
{ "test": 123 }

Add big number:

MBS( "JSON.AddNumberToObject"; "{}"; "zahl"; 12063660878882855000013426248015578834577 )

Example result:
{ "zahl": 12063660878882855000013426248015578834577 }

See also

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Created 18th August 2014, last changed 5th June 2021

JSON.AddNumberToArray - JSON.AddStringToArray