MBS FileMaker Plugin Example Databases

Printers

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Printers.fmp12

Overview
Tables1
Relationships0
Layouts1
Scripts1
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
Printers
1 field defined, 0 record
Printers

Fields

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

      Layout Objects: Printers

      Regular Fields

      Field Name: Printers::PrinterName
      Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
      • Top: 54 pt
      • Left: 138 pt
      • Bottom: 68 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

      Group Buttons

      Button PropertiesCoordinatesScript/Script Step
        Type:
      • Text: Get Printers
        Additional Properties:
      • Change to hand cursor over button
      • Rectangular
      • Top: 12 pt
      • Left: 12 pt
      • Bottom: 37 pt
      • Right: 127 pt
      • Anchoring: Left, Top
      Perform Script [ “GetPrinters” ]

      Scripts:


      Button PropertiesCoordinatesScript/Script Step
        Type:
      • Text: Get Default Printer
        Additional Properties:
      • Change to hand cursor over button
      • Rectangular
      • Top: 12 pt
      • Left: 150 pt
      • Bottom: 37 pt
      • Right: 265 pt
      • Anchoring: Left, Top
      Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Printer"; Message: MBS("Printer.GetDefaultPrinter"); Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes”; Button 2: “Abbrechen”, Commit: “No” ]

      Button PropertiesCoordinatesScript/Script Step
        Type:
      • Text: Set Default Printer
        Additional Properties:
      • Change to hand cursor over button
      • Rectangular
      • Top: 54 pt
      • Left: 408 pt
      • Bottom: 79 pt
      • Right: 523 pt
      • Anchoring: Left, Top
      Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Printer"; Message: MBS("Printer.SetDefaultPrinter"; Printers::PrinterName); Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes”; Button 2: “Abbrechen”, Commit: “No” ]

      Fields:


      Script Hierarchy

      GetPrinters

      Script NameGetPrinters
      Run script with full access privilegesOff
      Include In MenuYes
      Layouts that use this script
      Scripts that use this script
        Script Definition
        Script Steps
        • Delete All Records [ No dialog ]
        • Set Variable [ $count; Value:MBS("Printer.PrinterCount") ]
        • If [ $count>0 ]
        • Set Variable [ $index; Value:0 ]
        • Loop
        • New Record/Request
        • Set Field [ Printers::PrinterName; MBS("Printer.PrinterName"; $index) ]
        • Commit Records/Requests [ Skip data entry validation; No dialog ]
        • Set Variable [ $index; Value:$index + 1 ]
        • Exit Loop If [ $index = $count ]
        • End Loop
        • End If
        Fields used in this script
        Scripts used in this script
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              Custom menu set used by this script

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