MBS FileMaker Plugin Example Databases

Find FileMaker Databases

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Find FileMaker Databases.fmp12

Overview
Tables1
Relationships0
Layouts1
Scripts4
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
Search
6 fields defined, 0 record
Search

Fields

Table Name: Search - 6 Fields
Field NameTypeOptionsCommentsOn LayoutsIn RelationshipsIn ScriptsIn Value Lists
NameNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
  • Allow editing
Validation:
  • Only during data entry
Storage:
  • Repetitions: 1
  • Indexing: None
  • Automatically create indexes as needed
  • Index Language: German
          FilePathNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
          • Allow editing
          Validation:
          • Only during data entry
          Storage:
          • Repetitions: 1
          • Indexing: None
          • Automatically create indexes as needed
          • Index Language: German
              IconNormal, BinaryAuto-Enter:
              • Allow editing
              Validation:
              • Only during data entry
              Storage:
              • Repetitions: 1
                      Attributes JSONNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
                      • Allow editing
                      Validation:
                      • Only during data entry
                      Storage:
                      • Repetitions: 1
                      • Indexing: None
                      • Automatically create indexes as needed
                      • Index Language: German
                              All Results JSONNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
                              • Allow editing
                              Validation:
                              • Only during data entry
                              Storage:
                              • Global
                              • Repetitions: 1
                              • Index Language: German
                                    ResultCountNormal, NumberAuto-Enter:
                                    • Allow editing
                                    Validation:
                                    • Only during data entry
                                    Storage:
                                    • Global
                                    • Repetitions: 1
                                    • Index Language: German

                                        Layout Objects: Search

                                        Regular Fields

                                        Field Name: Search::FilePath
                                        Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                                        • Top: 88 pt
                                        • Left: 9 pt
                                        • Bottom: 109 pt
                                        • Right: 1110 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: Search::ResultCount
                                        Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                                        • Top: 10 pt
                                        • Left: 161 pt
                                        • Bottom: 31 pt
                                        • Right: 211 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: Find Databases
                                        • Top: 10 pt
                                        • Left: 9 pt
                                        • Bottom: 45 pt
                                        • Right: 149 pt
                                        • Anchoring: Left, Top
                                        Perform Script [ “Search Databases synchronously” ]

                                        Scripts:


                                        Script Hierarchy

                                        Search Databases synchronously
                                        Search Databases asynchronously
                                        Handle Result
                                        Clear

                                        Next Script: [Search Databases asynchronously]
                                        Script NameSearch Databases synchronously
                                        Run script with full access privilegesOff
                                        Include In MenuYes
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                                          Script Definition
                                          Script Steps
                                          • Set Variable [ $query; Value:MBS( "MetaDataQuery.Create" ) ]
                                          • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "MetaDataQuery.SetQueryString"; $Query; "kMDItemKind=\"FileMaker Document\"") ]
                                          • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "MetaDataQuery.StartQuery"; $Query) ]
                                          • #Wait for it to finish
                                          • Loop
                                          • Pause/Resume Script [ Duration (seconds): ,2 ]
                                          • Exit Loop If [ MBS( "MetaDataQuery.IsGathering"; $Query ) = 0 ]
                                          • End Loop
                                          • #Stop
                                          • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "MetaDataQuery.StopQuery"; $Query) ]
                                          • Delete All Records [ No dialog ]
                                          • #Put global result on top:
                                          • Set Variable [ $Count; Value:MBS( "MetaDataQuery.ResultCount"; $Query ) ]
                                          • Set Field [ Search::ResultCount; $Count ]
                                          • #And show records:
                                          • Set Variable [ $index; Value:0 ]
                                          • Loop
                                          • New Record/Request
                                          • Set Variable [ $path; Value:MBS( "MetaDataQuery.PathAtIndex"; $Query; $Index ) ]
                                          • Set Field [ Search::FilePath; $path ]
                                          • Commit Records/Requests [ No dialog ]
                                          • #next
                                          • Set Variable [ $index; Value:$index + 1 ]
                                          • Exit Loop If [ $index ≥ $count ]
                                          • End Loop
                                          • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "MetaDataQuery.Close"; $Query ) ]
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                                                  Previous Script: [Search Databases synchronously]Next Script: [Handle Result]
                                                  Script NameSearch Databases asynchronously
                                                  Run script with full access privilegesOff
                                                  Include In MenuYes
                                                  Layouts that use this script
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                                                      Script Definition
                                                      Script Steps
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                                                                    Previous Script: [Search Databases asynchronously]Next Script: [Clear]
                                                                    Script NameHandle Result
                                                                    Run script with full access privilegesOff
                                                                    Include In MenuNo
                                                                    Layouts that use this script
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                                                                        Script Definition
                                                                        Script Steps
                                                                        • #Initial gathering for search is done, so we display results:
                                                                        • Set Variable [ $query; Value:Get(ScriptParameter) ]
                                                                        • #Stop
                                                                        • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "MetaDataQuery.StopQuery"; $Query) ]
                                                                        • Delete All Records [ No dialog ]
                                                                        • #Put global result on top:
                                                                        • Set Variable [ $Count; Value:MBS( "MetaDataQuery.ResultCount"; $Query ) ]
                                                                        • Set Field [ Search::ResultCount; $Count ]
                                                                        • #And show records:
                                                                        • Set Variable [ $index; Value:0 ]
                                                                        • Loop
                                                                        • New Record/Request
                                                                        • Set Variable [ $path; Value:MBS( "MetaDataQuery.PathAtIndex"; $Query; $Index ) ]
                                                                        • Set Field [ Search::FilePath; $path ]
                                                                        • Commit Records/Requests [ No dialog ]
                                                                        • #next
                                                                        • Set Variable [ $index; Value:$index + 1 ]
                                                                        • Exit Loop If [ $index ≥ $count ]
                                                                        • End Loop
                                                                        • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "MetaDataQuery.Close"; $Query ) ]
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                                                                                Previous Script: [Handle Result]
                                                                                Script NameClear
                                                                                Run script with full access privilegesOff
                                                                                Include In MenuYes
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                                                                                    Script Definition
                                                                                    Script Steps
                                                                                    • Set Field [ Search::ResultCount; "" ]
                                                                                    • Set Field [ Search::All Results JSON; "" ]
                                                                                    • Delete All Records [ No dialog ]
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