MBS FileMaker Plugin Example Databases

CoordinatDistance

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CoordinatDistance.fmp12

Overview
Tables1
Relationships0
Layouts3
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
distance_calculation
10 fields defined, 1 record
distance_calculation

Fields

Table Name: distance_calculation - 10 Fields
Field NameTypeOptionsCommentsOn LayoutsIn RelationshipsIn ScriptsIn Value Lists
PrimaryKeyNormal, TextAuto-Enter: Validation:
  • Only during data entry
  • Not empty
  • Unique
  • Strict validation
Storage:
  • Repetitions: 1
  • Indexing: Minimal
  • Automatically create indexes as needed
  • Index Language: Unicode Raw
Unique identifier of each record in this table
          CreationTimestampNormal, TimestampAuto-Enter:
          • Creation timestamp
          Validation:
          • Only during data entry
          • Strict data type: 4 digit year
          • Not empty
          • Strict validation
          Storage:
          • Repetitions: 1
          • Indexing: None
          • Automatically create indexes as needed
          • Index Language: German
          Date and time each record was created
                  CreatedByNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
                  • Creation account name
                  Validation:
                  • Only during data entry
                  • Not empty
                  • Strict validation
                  Storage:
                  • Repetitions: 1
                  • Indexing: None
                  • Automatically create indexes as needed
                  • Index Language: German
                  Account name of the user who created each record
                          ModificationTimestampNormal, TimestampAuto-Enter:
                          • Modification timestamp
                          Validation:
                          • Only during data entry
                          • Strict data type: 4 digit year
                          • Not empty
                          • Strict validation
                          Storage:
                          • Repetitions: 1
                          • Indexing: None
                          • Automatically create indexes as needed
                          • Index Language: German
                          Date and time each record was last modified
                                  ModifiedByNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
                                  • Modification account name
                                  Validation:
                                  • Only during data entry
                                  • Not empty
                                  • Strict validation
                                  Storage:
                                  • Repetitions: 1
                                  • Indexing: None
                                  • Automatically create indexes as needed
                                  • Index Language: German
                                  Account name of the user who last modified each record
                                          distanceNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
                                          • Allow editing
                                          Validation:
                                          • Only during data entry
                                          Storage:
                                          • Repetitions: 1
                                          • Indexing: None
                                          • Automatically create indexes as needed
                                          • Index Language: German
                                              longitude 1Normal, NumberAuto-Enter:
                                              • Allow editing
                                              Validation:
                                              • Only during data entry
                                              Storage:
                                              • Repetitions: 1
                                              • Indexing: None
                                              • Automatically create indexes as needed
                                              • Index Language: German
                                                  latitude 1Normal, NumberAuto-Enter:
                                                  • Allow editing
                                                  Validation:
                                                  • Only during data entry
                                                  Storage:
                                                  • Repetitions: 1
                                                  • Indexing: None
                                                  • Automatically create indexes as needed
                                                  • Index Language: German
                                                      latitude 2Normal, NumberAuto-Enter:
                                                      • Allow editing
                                                      Validation:
                                                      • Only during data entry
                                                      Storage:
                                                      • Repetitions: 1
                                                      • Indexing: None
                                                      • Automatically create indexes as needed
                                                      • Index Language: German
                                                          longitude 2Normal, NumberAuto-Enter:
                                                          • Allow editing
                                                          Validation:
                                                          • Only during data entry
                                                          Storage:
                                                          • Repetitions: 1
                                                          • Indexing: None
                                                          • Automatically create indexes as needed
                                                          • Index Language: German

                                                              Layout Objects: distance_calculation

                                                              Regular Fields

                                                              Field Name: distance_calculation::distance
                                                              Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                                                              • Top: 193 pt
                                                              • Left: 138 pt
                                                              • Bottom: 214 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
                                                              Yes

                                                              Field Name: distance_calculation::longitude 1
                                                              Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                                                              • Top: 99 pt
                                                              • Left: 138 pt
                                                              • Bottom: 120 pt
                                                              • Right: 217 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: distance_calculation::latitude 1
                                                              Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                                                              • Top: 75 pt
                                                              • Left: 138 pt
                                                              • Bottom: 96 pt
                                                              • Right: 217 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: distance_calculation::latitude 2
                                                              Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                                                              • Top: 75 pt
                                                              • Left: 385 pt
                                                              • Bottom: 96 pt
                                                              • Right: 464 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: distance_calculation::longitude 2
                                                              Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                                                              • Top: 98 pt
                                                              • Left: 385 pt
                                                              • Bottom: 119 pt
                                                              • Right: 464 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: Calculate Distance
                                                              • Top: 263 pt
                                                              • Left: 177 pt
                                                              • Bottom: 318 pt
                                                              • Right: 336 pt
                                                              • Anchoring: Left, Top
                                                              Perform Script [ “distance_two_functions_in_environment ” ]

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                                                              Layout Objects: Punkte

                                                              Regular Fields

                                                              Field Name: <Missing Field>
                                                              Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                                                              • Top: 52 pt
                                                              • Left: 138 pt
                                                              • Bottom: 73 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
                                                              Yes

                                                              Field Name: <Missing Field>
                                                              Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                                                              • Top: 75 pt
                                                              • Left: 138 pt
                                                              • Bottom: 96 pt
                                                              • Right: 217 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: <Missing Field>
                                                              Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                                                              • Top: 98 pt
                                                              • Left: 138 pt
                                                              • Bottom: 119 pt
                                                              • Right: 217 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

                                                              Layout Objects: Distancen

                                                              Regular Fields

                                                              Field Name: <Missing Field>
                                                              Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                                                              • Top: 52 pt
                                                              • Left: 138 pt
                                                              • Bottom: 73 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
                                                              Yes

                                                              Script Hierarchy

                                                              distance_two_functions_in_environment
                                                              distance_evaluate_static_JS_Code
                                                              distance_evaluate_with_global_properties

                                                              Next Script: [distance_evaluate_static_JS_Code]
                                                              Script Namedistance_two_functions_in_environment
                                                              Run script with full access privilegesOff
                                                              Include In MenuYes
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                                                                Script Definition
                                                                Script Steps
                                                                • #calculate the distance between two coordinates with two functions we set in the environment
                                                                • #New JavaScript environment
                                                                • Set Variable [ $js; Value:MBS( "JS.New" ) ]
                                                                • #Add functions to environment
                                                                • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.AddFunction"; $js; "DegToRad"; "function( deg ) { return deg * Math.PI / 180; }" ) ]
                                                                • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.AddFunction"; $js; "distance"; "function( lat1, lon1, lat2, lon2 ) {lat1 = DegToRad(lat1);lat2 = DegToRad(lat2);lon1 = DegToRad(lon1);lon2 = DegToRad(lon2);var R = 6371; var x = (lon2-lon1) * Math.cos((lat1+lat2)/2); var y = (lat2-lat1); var d = Math.sqrt(x*x + y*y) * R;return d;}" ) ]
                                                                • #Set the variables for the function parameters. Read as number and encode for JSON
                                                                • Set Variable [ $lat1; Value:MBS( "JSON.CreateNumber"; GetAsNumber ( distance_calculation::latitude 1)) ]
                                                                • Set Variable [ $lon1; Value:MBS( "JSON.CreateNumber"; GetAsNumber ( distance_calculation::longitude 1)) ]
                                                                • Set Variable [ $lat2; Value:MBS( "JSON.CreateNumber"; GetAsNumber ( distance_calculation::latitude 2)) ]
                                                                • Set Variable [ $lon2; Value:MBS( "JSON.CreateNumber"; GetAsNumber ( distance_calculation::longitude 2)) ]
                                                                • #Call the distance JS function
                                                                • Set Variable [ $res; Value:MBS( "JS.CallFunction"; $js; "distance"; $lat1;$lon1;$lat2;$lon2 ) ]
                                                                • #Set the result
                                                                • Set Field [ distance_calculation::distance; $res ]
                                                                • #release the environment
                                                                • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.Free"; $js ) ]
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                                                                        Previous Script: [distance_two_functions_in_environment ]Next Script: [distance_evaluate_with_global_properties]
                                                                        Script Namedistance_evaluate_static_JS_Code
                                                                        Run script with full access privilegesOff
                                                                        Include In MenuYes
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                                                                            Script Definition
                                                                            Script Steps
                                                                            • #Evaluate a static JavaScript code
                                                                            • #New JavaScript environment
                                                                            • Set Variable [ $js; Value:MBS( "JS.New" ) ]
                                                                            • #Evaluate the JavaScript
                                                                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.EvaluateToString"; $js; "function DegToRad( deg ) { return deg * Math.PI / 180; } function distance( lat1, lon1, lat2, lon2 ) { var R = 6371; lat1 = DegToRad(lat1); lat2 = DegToRad(lat2); lon1 = DegToRad(lon1); lon2 = DegToRad(lon2); var x = (lon2-lon1) * Math.cos((lat1+lat2)/2); var y = (lat2-lat1); var d = Math.sqrt(x*x + y*y) * R; return d; } distance( 50.73743, 7.0982068, 50.61, 7.2025 );" ) ]
                                                                            • #Show the result
                                                                            • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "The distance"; Message: "The distance is "&$r&" kilometers"; Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes” ]
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                                                                                          Previous Script: [distance_evaluate_static_JS_Code]
                                                                                          Script Namedistance_evaluate_with_global_properties
                                                                                          Run script with full access privilegesOff
                                                                                          Include In MenuYes
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                                                                                              Script Definition
                                                                                              Script Steps
                                                                                              • #Calculates the distance between two coordinates whose values are defined in global JS variables
                                                                                              • #New JavaScript environment
                                                                                              • Set Variable [ $js; Value:MBS( "JS.New" ) ]
                                                                                              • #Set global properties by passing JSON text:
                                                                                              • // Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.SetGlobalProperty"; $js; "lat1"; "50.73743" ) ]
                                                                                              • // Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.SetGlobalProperty"; $js; "lon1"; "7.0982068" ) ]
                                                                                              • // Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.SetGlobalProperty"; $js; "lat2"; "50.61" ) ]
                                                                                              • // Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.SetGlobalProperty"; $js; "lon2"; "7.2025" ) ]
                                                                                              • #Set global properties by passing values directly:
                                                                                              • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.SetGlobalPropertyValue"; $js; "lat1"; 50,73743 ) ]
                                                                                              • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.SetGlobalPropertyValue"; $js; "lon1"; 7,0982068 ) ]
                                                                                              • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.SetGlobalPropertyValue"; $js; "lat2"; 50,61 ) ]
                                                                                              • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.SetGlobalPropertyValue"; $js; "lon2"; 7,2025 ) ]
                                                                                              • #Evaluate the JS code with the global property values
                                                                                              • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.EvaluateToString"; $js; "function DegToRad( deg ) { return deg * Math.PI / 180; } function distance( lat1, lon1, lat2, lon2 ) { var R = 6371; lat1 = DegToRad(lat1); lat2 = DegToRad(lat2); lon1 = DegToRad(lon1); lon2 = DegToRad(lon2); var x = (lon2-lon1) * Math.cos((lat1+lat2)/2); var y = (lat2-lat1); var d = Math.sqrt(x*x + y*y) * R; return d; } distance( lat1, lon1, lat2, lon2 );" ) ]
                                                                                              • #Show the result
                                                                                              • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "The distance"; Message: "The distance is "&$r&" kilometers"; Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes” ]
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