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Creates a new object and invokes constructor.

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Java 6.5 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ❌ No
MBS( "Java.NewClassObject"; ClassName; ConstructorName; Signature { ; Params... } )   More


Parameter Description Example Flags
ClassName The name of the java class. "com.mbs.test"
ConstructorName The name of the constructor. "test"
Signature The java signature of the method.
This describes the parameter types.
Params... The parameters to pass.
Pass one parameter in FileMaker for each parameter to pass.


Returns object reference or error.


Creates a new object and invokes constructor.
Parameters and return type is detected by plugin automatically from signature.
Please call later Java.Release to release the object.

Java is only available if you call Java.Initialize before to load the java runtime.

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


Create a new test object with default constructor:

MBS( "Java.NewClassObject"; "test"; "<init>"; "()V")

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This function checks for a license.

Created 2nd October 2016, last changed 5th June 2021

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