MBS FileMaker Plugin Example Databases

Extract Text

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Extract Text.fmp12

Overview
Tables1
Relationships0
Layouts1
Scripts3
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

 

Tables

Table Name
Statistics
Occurrences in Relationship Graph
Extract Text
5 fields defined, 1 record
Extract Text

Fields

Table Name: Extract Text - 5 Fields
Field NameTypeOptionsCommentsOn LayoutsIn RelationshipsIn ScriptsIn Value Lists
PDFNormal, BinaryAuto-Enter:
  • Allow editing
Validation:
  • Only during data entry
Storage:
  • Repetitions: 1
      Text of all pagesNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
      • Allow editing
      Validation:
      • Only during data entry
      Storage:
      • Repetitions: 1
      • Indexing: None
      • Automatically create indexes as needed
      • Index Language: German
          Text of first pageNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
          • Allow editing
          Validation:
          • Only during data entry
          Storage:
          • Repetitions: 1
          • Indexing: None
          • Automatically create indexes as needed
          • Index Language: German
              Text of second pageNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
              • Allow editing
              Validation:
              • Only during data entry
              Storage:
              • Repetitions: 1
              • Indexing: None
              • Automatically create indexes as needed
              • Index Language: German
                  Text of areaNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
                  • Allow editing
                  Validation:
                  • Only during data entry
                  Storage:
                  • Repetitions: 1
                  • Indexing: None
                  • Automatically create indexes as needed
                  • Index Language: German

                      Layout Objects: Extract Text

                      Regular Fields

                      Field Name: Extract Text::PDF
                      Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                      • Top: 52 pt
                      • Left: 138 pt
                      • Bottom: 177 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
                      No

                      Field Name: Extract Text::Text of all pages
                      Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                      • Top: 179 pt
                      • Left: 138 pt
                      • Bottom: 348 pt
                      • Right: 502 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: Extract Text::Text of first page
                      Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                      • Top: 180 pt
                      • Left: 651 pt
                      • Bottom: 348 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
                      Yes

                      Field Name: Extract Text::Text of second page
                      Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                      • Top: 356 pt
                      • Left: 138 pt
                      • Bottom: 524 pt
                      • Right: 502 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: Extract Text::Text of area
                      Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                      • Top: 356 pt
                      • Left: 651 pt
                      • Bottom: 524 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
                      Yes

                      Buttons

                      Button PropertiesCoordinatesScript/Script Step
                        Type:
                      • Text: Extract
                      • Top: 74 pt
                      • Left: 630 pt
                      • Bottom: 101 pt
                      • Right: 763 pt
                      • Anchoring: Left, Top
                      Perform Script [ “Extract” ]

                      Scripts:


                      Script Hierarchy

                      InitDynaPDF
                      Extract
                      Clear

                      Next Script: [Extract]
                      Script NameInitDynaPDF
                      Run script with full access privilegesOff
                      Include In MenuNo
                      Layouts that use this script
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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]Next Script: [Clear]
                                      Script NameExtract
                                      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") ≠ 1 ]
                                        • Perform Script [ “InitDynaPDF” ]
                                        • End If
                                        • #Clear current PDF document
                                        • Set Variable [ $pdf; Value:MBS("DynaPDF.New") ]
                                        • #Load PDF from container
                                        • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("DynaPDF.OpenPDFFromContainer"; $pdf; Extract Text::PDF) ]
                                        • If [ MBS("IsError") ]
                                        • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Error opening PDF"; Message: $r; Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes”; Button 2: “Abbrechen”, Commit: “No” ]
                                        • Else
                                        • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("DynaPDF.ImportPDFFile"; $pdf) ]
                                        • #Extract files
                                        • Set Field [ Extract Text::Text of all pages; MBS( "DynaPDF.ExtractText"; $pdf) ]
                                        • Set Field [ Extract Text::Text of first page; MBS( "DynaPDF.ExtractText"; $pdf; 1) ]
                                        • Set Field [ Extract Text::Text of second page; MBS( "DynaPDF.ExtractText"; $pdf; 2) ]
                                        • Set Field [ Extract Text::Text of area; MBS( "DynaPDF.ExtractText"; $pdf; 1; 100; 100; 200; 200) ]
                                        • End If
                                        • #Cleanup
                                        • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("DynaPDF.Release"; $pdf) ]
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                                              Previous Script: [Extract]
                                              Script NameClear
                                              Run script with full access privilegesOff
                                              Include In MenuYes
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                                                  Script Definition
                                                  Script Steps
                                                  • Set Field [ Extract Text::PDF; "" ]
                                                  • Set Field [ Extract Text::Text of all pages; "" ]
                                                  • Set Field [ Extract Text::Text of first page; "" ]
                                                  • Set Field [ Extract Text::Text of second page; "" ]
                                                  • Set Field [ Extract Text::Text of area; "" ]
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