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Queries the script to be run when device is rotated.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
iOSApp 13.4 ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No ✅ Yes
MBS( "iOSApp.SetOrientationDidChangeScript"; Filename; ScriptName { ; Parameter } )   More


Parameter Description Example Flags
Filename The database file name where the script is located. "test.fmp12"
ScriptName The script name. "MyScript"
Parameter The script parameter. Optional


Returns OK or error.


Queries the script to be run when device is rotated.

With plugin version 6.0 or newer the script name can be a script ID number. In that case the plugin queries the script name for the given script ID. This allows to call scripts by ID and avoid problems if scripts are later renamed.

Notice: FileMaker 19.2 adds a fmplugin extended privileges. If you have such an extended privileges to allow the plugin to trigger scripts, you need to grant permissions for it. If such a privilege is not defined, the plugin is allowed to trigger scripts. See FileMaker product documentation for details.


Set trigger:

Set Variable [ $r ; Value: MBS("iOSApp.SetOrientationDidChangeScript"; Get(FileName); "OrientationDidChangeScript") ]

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Created 19th July 2023, last changed 19th July 2023

iOSApp.SetOrientationDidChangeEvaluate - iOSApp.SetSignificantTimeChangeEvaluate

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