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Exports the movie file.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
QTExport 6.1 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No


This function was removed for MBS FileMaker Plugin 9.0. Please move to newer functions or keep using older plugins.

MBS( "QTExport.Export"; QTExporter; Path; FileType; Creator Code { ; Flags } )   More


Parameter Description Example Flags
QTExporter The exporter reference number. $$QTExporter
Path The native path for the destination file. "/Users/cs/Desktop/test.mp3"
FileType The file type code. "MP3 "
Creator Code The creator code.
We normally use TVOD for the QuickTime Player.
Flags The flags. 0 Optional


Returns OK or error.


Exports the movie file.
The export is running modal and may show a progress dialog.

Deprecated. Please move to use AVExport functions for new projects.

This function requires a native path. Use Path.FileMakerPathToNativePath to convert a FileMaker path to a native path if required. If you like to have the user choose the path, you can use FileDialog functions.


Run exporter:

Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS("QTExport.Export"; $$QT; QTMovieExporter::Output File Path; "MP3 "; "TVOD")]

See also

Created 1st March 2016, last changed 12nd June 2020

QTExport.Duration - QTExport.GetHighResolution