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Barcode Generation JSON

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Barcode Generation JSON.fmp12

Overview
Tables1
Relationships0
Layouts1
Scripts7
Value Lists0
Custom Functions0
Custom Menus0
File Options
Default custom menu set[Standard FileMaker Menus]
When opening file
Minimum allowed version12.0
Login usingAccount Name; Account= Admin
Allow user to save passwordOff
Require iOS passcodeOff
Switch to layoutOff
Hide all toolbarsOff
Script triggers
OnFirstWindowOpenOff
OnLastWindowCloseOff
OnWindowOpenOff
OnWindowCloseOff
OnFileAVPlayerChangeOff
Thumbnail Settings
Generate ThumbnailsOn; Temporary

 

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Table Name
Statistics
Occurrences in Relationship Graph
Barcode Generation JSON
3 fields defined, 10 records
Barcode Generation JSON

Fields

Table Name: Barcode Generation JSON - 3 Fields
Field NameTypeOptionsCommentsOn LayoutsIn RelationshipsIn ScriptsIn Value Lists
DescriptionNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
  • Allow editing
Validation:
  • Only during data entry
Storage:
  • Repetitions: 1
  • Indexing: None
  • Automatically create indexes as needed
  • Index Language: German
        JSONNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
        • Allow editing
        Validation:
        • Only during data entry
        Storage:
        • Repetitions: 1
        • Indexing: None
        • Automatically create indexes as needed
        • Index Language: German
            ImageNormal, BinaryAuto-Enter:
            • Allow editing
            Validation:
            • Only during data entry
            Storage:
            • Repetitions: 1

                Layout Objects: Barcode Generation JSON

                Regular Fields

                Field Name: Barcode Generation JSON::Description
                Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                • Top: 52 pt
                • Left: 138 pt
                • Bottom: 73 pt
                • Right: 391 pt
                • Anchoring: Left, Top
                Field Format:
                • Edit Box
                Field Behavior:
                • Allow field to be entered: In Find mode, In Browse mode
                • Touch keyboard type: Default for Data Type
                • Go to next field using: Tab key
                Yes

                Field Name: Barcode Generation JSON::JSON
                Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                • Top: 75 pt
                • Left: 138 pt
                • Bottom: 288 pt
                • Right: 508 pt
                • Anchoring: Left, Top
                Field Format:
                • Edit Box
                Field Behavior:
                • Allow field to be entered: In Find mode, In Browse mode
                • Touch keyboard type: Default for Data Type
                • Go to next field using: Tab key
                Yes

                Field Name: Barcode Generation JSON::Image
                Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                • Top: 59 pt
                • Left: 645 pt
                • Bottom: 288 pt
                • Right: 1015 pt
                • Anchoring: Left, Top
                Field Format:
                • Edit Box
                Field Behavior:
                • Allow field to be entered: In Find mode, In Browse mode
                • Touch keyboard type: Default for Data Type
                • Go to next field using: Tab key
                No

                Buttons

                Button PropertiesCoordinatesScript/Script Step
                  Type:
                • Text: Format JSON
                • Top: 75 pt
                • Left: 519 pt
                • Bottom: 107 pt
                • Right: 634 pt
                • Anchoring: Left, Top
                Perform Script [ “Format JSON” ]

                Scripts:


                Button PropertiesCoordinatesScript/Script Step
                  Type:
                • Text: Generate Barcode
                • Top: 128 pt
                • Left: 519 pt
                • Bottom: 160 pt
                • Right: 634 pt
                • Anchoring: Left, Top
                Perform Script [ “Run” ]

                Scripts:


                Script Hierarchy

                Format JSON
                Run
                Clear Images
                -
                Create Barcode
                Create Barcode on Server
                Barcode Test

                Next Script: [Run]
                Script NameFormat JSON
                Run script with full access privilegesOff
                Include In MenuYes
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                  Script Definition
                  Script Steps
                  • Set Variable [ $json; Value:MBS("JSON.Format"; Barcode Generation JSON::JSON) ]
                  • If [ MBS("IsError") = 0 ]
                  • Set Variable [ $json; Value:MBS("JSON.Colorize"; $json) ]
                  • If [ MBS("IsError") = 0 ]
                  • Set Field [ Barcode Generation JSON::JSON; $json ]
                  • End If
                  • End If
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                          Previous Script: [Format JSON]Next Script: [Clear Images]
                          Script NameRun
                          Run script with full access privilegesOff
                          Include In MenuYes
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                            Script Definition
                            Script Steps
                            • Set Field [ Barcode Generation JSON::Image; "" ]
                            • Set Variable [ $img; Value:MBS("Barcode.GenerateJSON"; Barcode Generation JSON::JSON) ]
                            • If [ MBS("IsError") = 0 ]
                            • Set Field [ Barcode Generation JSON::Image; MBS( "GMImage.WriteToPNGContainer"; $img; "barcode.png") ]
                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "GMImage.Destroy"; $img ) ]
                            • Else
                            • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Failed to create barcode"; Message: $img; Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes” ]
                            • End If
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                                    Previous Script: [Run]Next Script: [-]
                                    Script NameClear Images
                                    Run script with full access privilegesOff
                                    Include In MenuYes
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                                        Script Definition
                                        Script Steps
                                        • Replace Field Contents [ Barcode Generation JSON::Image; Replace with calculation: "" ] [ No dialog ]
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                                                Previous Script: [Clear Images]Next Script: [Create Barcode]
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                                                Run script with full access privilegesOff
                                                Include In MenuYes
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                                                                    Previous Script: [-]Next Script: [Create Barcode on Server]
                                                                    Script NameCreate Barcode
                                                                    Run script with full access privilegesOff
                                                                    Include In MenuNo
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                                                                      Script Definition
                                                                      Script Steps
                                                                      • #This script is run locally in FileMaker Pro or Go to create barcode via server
                                                                      • Set Variable [ $JSON; Value:Get(ScriptParameter) ]
                                                                      • Set Variable [ $result; Value:"" ]
                                                                      • If [ GetAsText(MBS("Version")) = "?" ]
                                                                      • #no MBS Plugin, so pass to server
                                                                      • Perform Script on Server [ “Create Barcode on Server”; Parameter: $JSON ] [ Wait for completion ]
                                                                      • Set Variable [ $errorCode; Value:Get(LastError) ]
                                                                      • If [ $errorCode ≠ 0 ]
                                                                      • #report error back to caller
                                                                      • Set Variable [ $error; Value:"Failed to trigger script on server with error " & $errorCode ]
                                                                      • Set Variable [ $result; Value:JSONSetElement ( $JSON ; "error" ; $error; JSONString ) ]
                                                                      • Else
                                                                      • #pass result back to caller
                                                                      • Set Variable [ $result; Value:Get(ScriptResult) ]
                                                                      • End If
                                                                      • Else
                                                                      • #with MBS Plugin
                                                                      • Perform Script [ “Create Barcode on Server”; Parameter: $JSON ]
                                                                      • Set Variable [ $result; Value:Get(ScriptResult) ]
                                                                      • End If
                                                                      • Exit Script [ Result: $result ]
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                                                                                  Previous Script: [Create Barcode]Next Script: [Barcode Test]
                                                                                  Script NameCreate Barcode on Server
                                                                                  Run script with full access privilegesOff
                                                                                  Include In MenuNo
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                                                                                    Script Definition
                                                                                    Script Steps
                                                                                    • #This script is run on server to provide barcode to clients without MBS Plugin
                                                                                    • Set Variable [ $JSON; Value:Get(ScriptParameter) ]
                                                                                    • Set Variable [ $result; Value:"" ]
                                                                                    • If [ GetAsText(MBS("Version")) = "?" ]
                                                                                    • #no MBS Plugin
                                                                                    • Set Variable [ $result; Value:JSONSetElement ( $JSON ; "error" ; "No MBS Plugin on server installed."; JSONString ) ]
                                                                                    • Else
                                                                                    • #with MBS Plugin
                                                                                    • #generate barcode based on JSON
                                                                                    • Set Variable [ $img; Value:MBS("Barcode.GenerateJSON"; $JSON) ]
                                                                                    • If [ MBS("IsError") = 0 ]
                                                                                    • #Create PNG image file as container value
                                                                                    • Set Variable [ $Image; Value:MBS( "GMImage.WriteToPNGContainer"; $img; "barcode.png") ]
                                                                                    • If [ MBS("IsError") = 0 ]
                                                                                    • #Return image base64 encoded
                                                                                    • Set Variable [ $result; Value:JSONSetElement ( $JSON ; "barcode" ; Base64Encode ( $Image ); JSONString ) ]
                                                                                    • Else
                                                                                    • #Pass back error
                                                                                    • Set Variable [ $result; Value:JSONSetElement ( $JSON ; "error" ; $Image; JSONString ) ]
                                                                                    • End If
                                                                                    • #free memory
                                                                                    • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "GMImage.Destroy"; $img ) ]
                                                                                    • Else
                                                                                    • #Pass back error
                                                                                    • Set Variable [ $result; Value:JSONSetElement ( $JSON ; "error" ; $img; JSONString ) ]
                                                                                    • End If
                                                                                    • End If
                                                                                    • Exit Script [ Result: $result ]
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                                                                                                  Previous Script: [Create Barcode on Server]
                                                                                                  Script NameBarcode Test
                                                                                                  Run script with full access privilegesOff
                                                                                                  Include In MenuYes
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                                                                                                      • #Build JSON to call
                                                                                                      • Set Variable [ $JSON; Value:Barcode Generation JSON::JSON ]
                                                                                                      • // Set Variable [ $JSON; Value:JSONSetElement ( "{}" ; "symbology" ; "QRCode"; JSONString ) ]
                                                                                                      • // Set Variable [ $JSON; Value:JSONSetElement ( $JSON ; "Text" ; "Hello World"; JSONString ) ]
                                                                                                      • // Set Variable [ $JSON; Value:JSONSetElement ( $JSON ; "Scale" ; "4"; JSONNumber ) ]
                                                                                                      • #run script to create barcode
                                                                                                      • Perform Script [ “Create Barcode”; Parameter: $JSON ]
                                                                                                      • Set Variable [ $value; Value:Get(ScriptResult) ]
                                                                                                      • #check result
                                                                                                      • Set Variable [ $barcode; Value:JSONGetElement ( $value ; "barcode" ) ]
                                                                                                      • If [ Length ( $barcode ) > 0 ]
                                                                                                      • Set Field [ Barcode Generation JSON::Image; Base64Decode ( $barcode; "barcode.png" ) ]
                                                                                                      • Else
                                                                                                      • Set Variable [ $error; Value:JSONGetElement ( $value ; "error" ) ]
                                                                                                      • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Failed to create barcode"; Message: $error; Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes” ]
                                                                                                      • End If
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