MBS FileMaker Plugin Example Databases

Bookmarks

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Bookmarks.fmp12

Overview
Tables1
Relationships0
Layouts1
Scripts2
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
Create Text
6 fields defined, 10 records
Create Text

Fields

Table Name: Create Text - 6 Fields
Field NameTypeOptionsCommentsOn LayoutsIn RelationshipsIn ScriptsIn Value Lists
PDFNormal, BinaryAuto-Enter:
  • Allow editing
Validation:
  • Only during data entry
Storage:
  • Repetitions: 1
      TitleNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
      • Allow editing
      Validation:
      • Only during data entry
      Storage:
      • Repetitions: 1
      • Indexing: None
      • Automatically create indexes as needed
      • Index Language: German
          ParentNormal, NumberAuto-Enter:
          • Allow editing
          Validation:
          • Only during data entry
          Storage:
          • Repetitions: 1
          • Indexing: None
          • Automatically create indexes as needed
          • Index Language: German
              DestPageNormal, NumberAuto-Enter:
              • Allow editing
              Validation:
              • Only during data entry
              Storage:
              • Repetitions: 1
              • Indexing: None
              • Automatically create indexes as needed
              • Index Language: German
                  OpenNormal, NumberAuto-Enter:
                  • Allow editing
                  Validation:
                  • Only during data entry
                  Storage:
                  • Repetitions: 1
                  • Indexing: None
                  • Automatically create indexes as needed
                  • Index Language: German
                      BookmarkHandleNormal, NumberAuto-Enter:
                      • Allow editing
                      Validation:
                      • Only during data entry
                      Storage:
                      • Repetitions: 1
                      • Indexing: None
                      • Automatically create indexes as needed
                      • Index Language: German

                          Layout Objects: Create Text

                          Regular Fields

                          Field Name: Create Text::PDF
                          Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                          • Top: 6 pt
                          • Left: 126 pt
                          • Bottom: 326 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
                          No

                          Field Name: Create Text::Title
                          Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                          • Top: 336 pt
                          • Left: 126 pt
                          • Bottom: 350 pt
                          • Right: 379 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: Create Text::Parent
                          Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                          • Top: 354 pt
                          • Left: 126 pt
                          • Bottom: 368 pt
                          • Right: 379 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: Create Text::DestPage
                          Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                          • Top: 372 pt
                          • Left: 126 pt
                          • Bottom: 386 pt
                          • Right: 205 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: Create Text::Open
                          Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                          • Top: 390 pt
                          • Left: 126 pt
                          • Bottom: 404 pt
                          • Right: 205 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: Create Text::BookmarkHandle
                          Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                          • Top: 408 pt
                          • Left: 126 pt
                          • Bottom: 422 pt
                          • Right: 205 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: Run Script
                            Additional Properties:
                          • Change to hand cursor over button
                          • Rectangular
                          • Top: 6 pt
                          • Left: 12 pt
                          • Bottom: 31 pt
                          • Right: 115 pt
                          • Anchoring: Left, Top
                          Perform Script [ “Run” ]

                          Scripts:


                          Script Hierarchy

                          InitDynaPDF
                          Run

                          Next Script: [Run]
                          Script NameInitDynaPDF
                          Run script with full access privilegesOff
                          Include In MenuNo
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                            Script Definition
                            Script Steps
                            • #Locate DynaPDF library
                            • #you can have libraries in container and export at runtime to folder of your choice.
                            • #Or install library somewhere and pass path.
                            • #If library is in same folder as plugin, you can only pass only file name.
                            • If [ MBS("IsServer") ]
                            • #Put the path you use for your server here:
                            • If [ Get(SystemPlatform) = -2 ]
                            • #Server on Windows
                            • Set Variable [ $path; Value:"C:\Programs\FileMaker Server\dynapdf64.dll" ]
                            • Else If [ MBS("IsLinux") ]
                            • #Server on Linux for FileMaker Cloud
                            • Set Variable [ $path; Value:"/opt/FileMaker/FileMaker Server/dynapdf.linux.so" ]
                            • Else
                            • #Server on Mac
                            • Set Variable [ $path; Value: "/Library/FileMaker Server/dynapdf.dylib" ]
                            • End If
                            • Else
                            • #For desktop and our examples we look in same folder as database:
                            • Set Variable [ $databasePath; Value:Get(FilePath) ]
                            • 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" ) ]
                            • #plugin will look for dynapdf.dll and if not found also for dynapdf64.dll (64-bit) and dynapdf32.dll (32-bit).
                            • Else
                            • Set Variable [ $path; Value:Substitute ( $databasePath ; $databaseName ; "dynapdf.dylib" ) ]
                            • #Mac dylib is usually 32 and 64 bit together.
                            • End If
                            • End If
                            • #You can test for free.
                            • #If you like to get a dynapdf license, please follow links on our pricing page:
                            • #https://www.monkeybreadsoftware.de/filemaker/pricing.shtml
                            • Set Variable [ $LicenseKey; Value:"" // put your key here or leave empty for demo. ]
                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "DynaPDF.Initialize"; $path; $LicenseKey) ]
                            • If [ $r ≠ "OK" ]
                            • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Error"; Message: $r; Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “No”; Button 2: “Cancel”, Commit: “No” ]
                            • Halt Script
                            • End If
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                                          Previous Script: [InitDynaPDF]
                                          Script NameRun
                                          Run script with full access privilegesOff
                                          Include In MenuYes
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                                            Script Definition
                                            Script Steps
                                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("Trace") ]
                                            • #Initialize DynaPDF if needed
                                            • If [ MBS("DynaPDF.IsInitialized") ≠ 1 ]
                                            • Perform Script [ “InitDynaPDF” ]
                                            • End If
                                            • #Clear current PDF document
                                            • Set Variable [ $pdf; Value:MBS("DynaPDF.New") ]
                                            • #Add page
                                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("DynaPDF.AppendPage"; $pdf) ]
                                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("DynaPDF.SetFont"; $pdf; "Helvetica"; 0; 12) ]
                                            • #Write some text
                                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("DynaPDF.WriteText"; $pdf; 100; 500; "How to create an outline tree...") ]
                                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("DynaPDF.EndPage"; $pdf) ]
                                            • #Add Pages
                                            • Set Variable [ $i; Value:1 ]
                                            • Loop
                                            • Set Variable [ $i; Value:$i + 1 ]
                                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("DynaPDF.AppendPage"; $pdf) ]
                                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("DynaPDF.SetFont"; $pdf; "Helvetica"; 0; 12) ]
                                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("DynaPDF.WriteText"; $pdf; 100; 500; "Page " & $i) ]
                                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("DynaPDF.EndPage"; $pdf) ]
                                            • Exit Loop If [ $i = 10 ]
                                            • End Loop
                                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("DynaPDF.EndPage"; $pdf) ]
                                            • #Add Bookmarks
                                            • Go to Record/Request/Page [ First ]
                                            • Loop
                                            • Set Variable [ $b; Value:MBS("DynaPDF.AddBookmark"; $pdf; Create Text::Title; Create Text::Parent; Create Text::DestPage; Create Text::Open) ]
                                            • Set Field [ Create Text::BookmarkHandle; $b ]
                                            • Go to Record/Request/Page [ Next; Exit after last ]
                                            • End Loop
                                            • #Set title
                                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("DynaPDF.SetDocInfo"; $pdf; "Title"; "Test PDF") ]
                                            • #Render one page as Picture
                                            • Set Variable [ $PDFData; Value:MBS("DynaPDF.Save"; $pdf; "hello.pdf") ]
                                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("DynaPDF.Release"; $pdf) ]
                                            • #Put in Container
                                            • Set Field [ Create Text::PDF; $PDFData ]
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