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JavaScript.RegisterSQLQueryFunction

Registers a SQLQuery function.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
JavaScriptWebKit 5.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes
MBS( "JavaScript.RegisterSQLQueryFunction"; JavaScriptContext; FunctionName )   More

Parameters

Parameter Description Example
JavaScriptContext The reference number of the javascript context. $Context
FunctionName The name for the new function. "SQLQuery"

Result

Returns OK or error.

Description

Registers a SQLQuery function.
The javascript function has as parameter first the SQL expression. Second optional parameter is the file name to limit query to only this FileMaker database file. Third and forth parameter are separators for column or row which can be text or number. Default is column = tab and row = return. Fifth and following parameters are passed as parameters to SQL.

Call like this:
FMQuery('select * from Hello')
or
FMQuery('select * from Hello where "Count"=?', 'JavaScript.fmp12', 9, 13, 2)

Examples

Register query function:

MBS( "JavaScript.RegisterSQLQueryFunction"; $$Context; "FMQuery" )

See also

Example Databases

Blog Entries

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Created 7th November 2015, last changed 9th February 2023


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