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Creates a new value.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
JSON 9.0 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes
MBS( "JSON.CreateValue"; Value )   More


Parameter Description Example
Value The value to pass.
Can be number, date, time, timestamp or text.


Returns JSON or error.


Creates a new value.
Convenience function to either create text or number depending on FileMaker data type.


Create with number:

MBS( "JSON.CreateValue"; 123 )

Example result: 123

Create with string:

MBS( "JSON.CreateValue"; "Hello" & ¶ & "World" & char(9) & "test" )

Example result: "Hello\rWorld\ttest"

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Created 14th December 2018, last changed 14th December 2018

JSON.CreateTrue - JSON.CurrentMatch