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Returns an image for the frame at the time time in a Movie.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
QTMovie 4.0 Yes No Yes, macOS only No No


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

MBS( "QTMovie.FrameImageAtTime"; Movie; Time { ; ImageType; Filename } )   More


Parameter Description Example value
Movie The reference number of the movie. Please use QTMovie.OpenContainer, QTMovie.OpenFile or QTMovie.OpenURL function to get movie reference. $mov
Time The time of the movie to use in seconds. 5.0
ImageType Optional
The type of image to return. Either JPEG, PNG, GIF or BMP. Default is JPEG.
Filename Optional
The filename to use for the picture. Default is "image" with the extension matching the image type.


Returns an image as container value or error.


Returns an image for the frame at the time time in a Movie.

Please use AVAsset.Image for new projects.

See also

Example Databases

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 31st August 2017

QTMovie.FormatTime   -   QTMovie.GetCurrentTime

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