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CURL Download PDF and add preview with DynaPDF

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CURL Download PDF and add preview with DynaPDF.fmp12

Overview
Tables1
Relationships0
Layouts1
Scripts3
Value Lists0
Custom Functions0
Custom Menus33
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

 

Tables

Table Name
Statistics
Occurrences in Relationship Graph
CURL Test
4 fields defined, 1 record
CURL Test

Fields

Table Name: CURL Test - 4 Fields
Field NameTypeOptionsCommentsOn LayoutsIn RelationshipsIn ScriptsIn Value Lists
ResultNormal, 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
          headerNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
          • Allow editing
          Validation:
          • Only during data entry
          Storage:
          • Repetitions: 1
          • Indexing: None
          • Automatically create indexes as needed
          • Index Language: German
              debugNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
              • Allow editing
              Validation:
              • Only during data entry
              Storage:
              • Repetitions: 1
              • Indexing: None
              • Automatically create indexes as needed
              • Index Language: German

                  Layout Objects: CURL Test

                  Regular Fields

                  Field Name: CURL Test::Result
                  Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                  • Top: 24 pt
                  • Left: 138 pt
                  • Bottom: 38 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: System Default
                  • Go to next field using: Tab key
                  Yes

                  Field Name: CURL Test::Image
                  Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                  • Top: 42 pt
                  • Left: 138 pt
                  • Bottom: 170 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: System Default
                  • Go to next field using: Tab key
                  No

                  Field Name: CURL Test::header
                  Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                  • Top: 174 pt
                  • Left: 138 pt
                  • Bottom: 470 pt
                  • Right: 547 pt
                  • Anchoring: Left, Top
                  Field Format:
                  • Edit Box
                  Field Behavior:
                  • Allow field to be entered: In Find mode, In Browse mode
                  • Touch keyboard type: System Default
                  • Go to next field using: Tab key
                  Yes

                  Field Name: CURL Test::debug
                  Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                  • Top: 24 pt
                  • Left: 612 pt
                  • Bottom: 344 pt
                  • Right: 961 pt
                  • Anchoring: Left, Top
                  Field Format:
                  • Edit Box
                  Field Behavior:
                  • Allow field to be entered: In Find mode, In Browse mode
                  • Touch keyboard type: System Default
                  • Go to next field using: Tab key
                  Yes

                  Group Buttons

                  Button PropertiesCoordinatesScript/Script Step
                    Type:
                  • Text: Download PDF
                    Additional Properties:
                  • Change to hand cursor over button
                  • Rectangular
                  • Top: 24 pt
                  • Left: 408 pt
                  • Bottom: 49 pt
                  • Right: 541 pt
                  • Anchoring: Left, Top
                  Perform Script [ “Download” ]

                  Scripts:


                  Button PropertiesCoordinatesScript/Script Step
                    Type:
                  • Text: Trace on
                    Additional Properties:
                  • Change to hand cursor over button
                  • Rectangular
                  • Top: 480 pt
                  • Left: 12 pt
                  • Bottom: 505 pt
                  • Right: 145 pt
                  • Anchoring: Left, Top
                  Set Variable [ $result; Value:MBS("Trace") ]

                  Script Hierarchy

                  Download
                  InitDynaPDF
                  Clear

                  Next Script: [InitDynaPDF]
                  Script NameDownload
                  Run script with full access privilegesOff
                  Include In MenuYes
                  Layouts that use this script
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                    Script Definition
                    Script Steps
                    • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("Trace") ]
                    • #Initialize DynaPDF if needed
                    • If [ MBS("DynaPDF.IsInitialized") = 0 ]
                    • Perform Script [ “InitDynaPDF” ]
                    • End If
                    • #New download
                    • Set Variable [ $curl; Value:MBS("CURL.New") ]
                    • Set Variable [ $result; Value:MBS("CURL.SetOptionURL"; $curl; "http://www.monkeybreadsoftware.de/filemaker/files/Installation.pdf") ]
                    • Set Field [ CURL Test::Result; MBS("CURL.Perform"; $curl) ]
                    • #Get result as PDF container
                    • Set Variable [ $pdf; Value:MBS("CURL.GetResultAsPDF"; $curl) ]
                    • #For Windows add PDF preview using DynaPDF
                    • If [ (MBS("IsError") ≠ 1) ]
                    • If [ (Get ( SystemPlatform ) = -2) ]
                    • Set Variable [ $PDFWithPreview; Value:MBS("DynaPDF.GeneratePreview"; $pdf) ]
                    • If [ MBS("IsError") ≠ 1 ]
                    • #If that worked, we use the PDF with preview
                    • Set Variable [ $pdf; Value:$PDFWithPreview ]
                    • Else
                    • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Error"; Message: $PDFWithPReview ]
                    • End If
                    • End If
                    • Else
                    • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Error"; Message: $pdf ]
                    • End If
                    • Set Field [ CURL Test::Image; $pdf ]
                    • #Cleanup and show header messages
                    • Set Field [ CURL Test::header; MBS("CURL.GetHeaderAsText"; $curl) ]
                    • Set Field [ CURL Test::debug; MBS("CURL.GetDebugAsText"; $curl) ]
                    • Set Variable [ $result; Value:MBS("CURL.Cleanup"; $curl) ]
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                          Previous Script: [Download]Next Script: [Clear]
                          Script NameInitDynaPDF
                          Run script with full access privilegesOff
                          Include In MenuNo
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                            Script Definition
                            Script Steps
                            • #Locate DynaPDF library
                            • Set Variable [ $databasePath; Value:Get(FilePath) ]
                            • Set Variable [ $databasePath; Value:Substitute ( $databasePath ; "/CURL/" ; "/DynaPDF/") ]
                            • Set Variable [ $databasePath; Value:MBS("Path.FilemakerPathToNativePath"; $databasePath) ]
                            • Set Variable [ $databasePath; Value:Substitute ( $databasePath ; ".fp7" ; ".fmp12") ]
                            • Set Variable [ $databaseName; Value:Get(FileName) & ".fmp12" ]
                            • If [ Get(SystemPlatform) = -2 ]
                            • Set Variable [ $path; Value:Substitute ( $databasePath ; $databaseName ; "dynapdf.dll" ) ]
                            • Else
                            • Set Variable [ $path; Value:Substitute ( $databasePath ; $databaseName ; "dynapdf.dylib" ) ]
                            • End If
                            • #Initialize DynaPDF
                            • // Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "path"; Message: $path; Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes”; Button 2: “Abbrechen”, Commit: “No” ]
                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "DynaPDF.Initialize"; $path) ]
                            • If [ $r ≠ "OK" ]
                            • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "DynaPDF failed to initialize"; Message: $r; Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “No”; Button 2: “Abbrechen”, Commit: “No” ]
                            • Else
                            • Set Variable [ $$DynaPDFInited; Value:1 ]
                            • End If
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                                          Previous Script: [InitDynaPDF]
                                          Script NameClear
                                          Run script with full access privilegesOff
                                          Include In MenuYes
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                                              Script Definition
                                              Script Steps
                                              • Set Field [ CURL Test::Result; "" ]
                                              • Set Field [ CURL Test::Image; "" ]
                                              • Set Field [ CURL Test::header; "" ]
                                              • Set Field [ CURL Test::debug; "" ]
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