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Queries compile date as FileMaker date.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Plugin 10.0 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "Plugin.CompileDate" )   More




Returns date or error.


Queries compile date as FileMaker date.
Allows you to compare current time to compile date to check how old the plugin is.
See also CompileDate and CompileTime.


Check age of plugin:

get(CurrentDate) - MBS( "Plugin.CompileDate" )

Check and ask user to install newer version than the prerelease they have:

If [ MBS("Plugin.IsPrerelease") ]
    If [ Get(CurrentDate) - MBS( "Plugin.CompileDate" ) >= 14 ]
        Show Custom Dialog [ "Update" ; "Please install newer version of MBS Plugin." & ¶ & MBS("Version") ]
    End If
End If

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Release notes

Created 24th December 2019, last changed 3th June 2020

Plugin.CallErrorScriptTrigger   -   Plugin.DisableFunction

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