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Reads a styled text value from a cell.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
XL 10.2 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "XL.Sheet.CellReadStyledText"; bookRef; sheetIndex; Row; Column )   More


Parameter Description Example
bookRef The reference to the workbook. Please use XL.LoadBook to load a file. $ref
sheetIndex The index of the sheet. This number ranges from 0 to XL.Book.SheetCount-1. 0
Row The row for the cell. First row has index 0. $row
Column The column for the cell. First column has index 0. $column


Returns text or error.


Reads a styled text value from a cell.


Read styled text:

Set Variable [ $sheet ; Value: 0 ]
Set Variable [ $row ; Value: 2 ]
Set Variable [ $col ; Value: 3 ]
Set Variable [ $text ; Value: MBS( "XL.Sheet.CellReadStyledText"; $bookRef; $sheet; $row; $col ) ]
Set Field [ XL::StyledTExt ; $text ]

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Release notes

Created 18th April 2020, last changed 19th April 2020

XL.Sheet.CellReadNumbers   -   XL.Sheet.CellReadText

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