MBS FileMaker Plugin Example Databases

JavaScript

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JavaScript.fmp12

Overview
Tables1
Relationships0
Layouts1
Scripts12
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
OnFirstWindowOpenScript: Start Script
OnLastWindowCloseScript: End Script
OnWindowOpenOff
OnWindowCloseOff
OnFileAVPlayerChangeOff
Thumbnail Settings
Generate ThumbnailsOn; Temporary

 

Tables

Table Name
Statistics
Occurrences in Relationship Graph
JavaScript
8 fields defined, 12 records
JavaScript

Fields

Table Name: JavaScript - 8 Fields
Field NameTypeOptionsCommentsOn LayoutsIn RelationshipsIn ScriptsIn Value Lists
PrimaryKeyNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
  • Context table: JavaScript
    Calculation: Get( UUID )
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
                                          JavaScriptNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
                                          • Allow editing
                                          Validation:
                                          • Only during data entry
                                          Storage:
                                          • Repetitions: 1
                                          • Indexing: None
                                          • Automatically create indexes as needed
                                          • Index Language: German
                                              OutputNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
                                              • Allow editing
                                              Validation:
                                              • Only during data entry
                                              Storage:
                                              • Repetitions: 1
                                              • Indexing: None
                                              • Automatically create indexes as needed
                                              • Index Language: German
                                                  CommentNormal, TextAuto-Enter:
                                                  • Allow editing
                                                  Validation:
                                                  • Only during data entry
                                                  Storage:
                                                  • Repetitions: 1
                                                  • Indexing: Minimal
                                                  • Automatically create indexes as needed
                                                  • Index Language: German

                                                        Layout Objects: JavaScript

                                                        Regular Fields

                                                        Field Name: JavaScript::JavaScript
                                                        Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                                                        • Top: 52 pt
                                                        • Left: 138 pt
                                                        • Bottom: 302 pt
                                                        • Right: 747 pt
                                                        • Anchoring: Left, Top
                                                        Field Format:
                                                        • Edit Box
                                                        Field Behavior:
                                                        • Allow field to be entered: In Find mode, In Browse mode
                                                        • Disable visual spell-checking
                                                        • Touch keyboard type: Default for Data Type
                                                        • Go to next field using: Tab key
                                                        Yes

                                                        Field Name: JavaScript::Output
                                                        Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                                                        • Top: 311 pt
                                                        • Left: 138 pt
                                                        • Bottom: 525 pt
                                                        • Right: 747 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: JavaScript::Comment
                                                        Field PropertiesCoordinatesField FormatField BehaviorQuick Find
                                                        • Top: 111 pt
                                                        • Left: 758 pt
                                                        • Bottom: 302 pt
                                                        • Right: 1011 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: Run JavaScript
                                                        • Top: 58 pt
                                                        • Left: 757 pt
                                                        • Bottom: 92 pt
                                                        • Right: 942 pt
                                                        • Anchoring: Left, Top
                                                        Perform Script [ “Run JavaScript” ]

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                                                        Script Hierarchy

                                                        test1
                                                        test2
                                                        test3
                                                        test4
                                                        test5
                                                        test6
                                                        testRun
                                                        test7
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                                                        Run JavaScript
                                                        Start Script
                                                        End Script

                                                        Next Script: [test2]
                                                        Script Nametest1
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                                                        Include In MenuYes
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                                                            Script Definition
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                                                            • Set Variable [ $js; Value:MBS( "JS.New" ) ]
                                                            • #try number
                                                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.SetGlobalProperty"; $JS; "v1"; 123 ) ]
                                                            • Set Variable [ $v1; Value:MBS( "JS.GetGlobalProperty"; $JS; "v1") ]
                                                            • #try some JSON array
                                                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.SetGlobalProperty"; $JS; "v2"; "[1,2,3]" ) ]
                                                            • Set Variable [ $v2; Value:MBS( "JS.GetGlobalProperty"; $JS; "v2") ]
                                                            • #try some text
                                                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.SetGlobalProperty"; $JS; "v3"; "\"test\"" ) ]
                                                            • Set Variable [ $v3; Value:MBS( "JS.GetGlobalProperty"; $JS; "v3") ]
                                                            • #show results
                                                            • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Property"; Message: $v1 & ¶ & $v2 & ¶ & $v3; Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes” ]
                                                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.Free"; $JS ) ]
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                                                                              • Set Variable [ $js; Value:MBS( "JS.New" ) ]
                                                                              • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.Evaluate"; $js; "4+5") ]
                                                                              • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Result"; Message: $r; Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes” ]
                                                                              • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.SetGlobalProperty"; $JS; "test"; "\"Hello World\"" ) ]
                                                                              • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.Evaluate"; $js; "test + test;") ]
                                                                              • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Result"; Message: $r; Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes” ]
                                                                              • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.Free"; $JS ) ]
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                                                                                                Script Definition
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                                                                                                • Set Variable [ $js; Value:MBS( "JS.New" ) ]
                                                                                                • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.AddFunction"; $js; "adder"; "function (x,y) { return x+y; }" ) ]
                                                                                                • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Result"; Message: MBS( "JS.CallFunction"; $JS; "adder"; 3; 4 ); Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes” ]
                                                                                                • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.Free"; $JS ) ]
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                                                                                                                  • Set Variable [ $js; Value:MBS( "JS.New" ) ]
                                                                                                                  • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.AddFunction"; $js; "Concat"; "function (x,y) { return x+\" \"+y; }" ) ]
                                                                                                                  • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Result"; Message: MBS( "JS.CallFunction"; $JS; "Concat"; "\"Hello\""; "\"World\"" ); Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes” ]
                                                                                                                  • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.Free"; $JS ) ]
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                                                                                                                                    • Set Variable [ $js; Value:MBS( "JS.New" ) ]
                                                                                                                                    • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.AddFileMakerEvaluateFunction"; $js; "FMEval") ]
                                                                                                                                    • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Result"; Message: MBS( "JS.Evaluate"; $JS; " \"got AccountName: \" + FMEval(\"Get(AccountName)\")" ); Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes” ]
                                                                                                                                    • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.Free"; $JS ) ]
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                                                                                                                                                      Script Definition
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                                                                                                                                                      • Set Variable [ $js; Value:MBS( "JS.New" ) ]
                                                                                                                                                      • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.AddFileMakerRunScriptFunction"; $js; "FMRun") ]
                                                                                                                                                      • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Result"; Message: MBS( "JS.Evaluate"; $JS; " \"start script: \" + FMRun(\"JavaScript.fmp12\", \"testRun\", \"Hello World\")" ); Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes” ]
                                                                                                                                                      • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.Free"; $JS ) ]
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                                                                                                                                                                        • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Dialog triggered"; Message: Get(ScriptParameter); Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes” ]
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                                                                                                                                                                                          • Set Variable [ $js; Value:MBS( "JS.New" ) ]
                                                                                                                                                                                          • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.AddFileMakerSQLFunction"; $js; "FMSQL") ]
                                                                                                                                                                                          • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Result"; Message: MBS( "JS.Evaluate"; $JS; " \"got SQL result: \" + FMSQL(\"JavaScript.fmp12\", \"SELECT COUNT(*) FROM JavaScript\")" ); Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes” ]
                                                                                                                                                                                          • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.Free"; $JS ) ]
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Script NameRun JavaScript
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.EvaluateToString"; $$JS; JavaScript::JavaScript ) ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Set Field [ JavaScript::Output; $r ]
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Previous Script: [Run JavaScript]Next Script: [End Script]
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Set Variable [ $$JS; Value:MBS("JS.New") ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • If [ MBS("IsError") ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Failed to initialize JavaScript engine."; Message: $$JS; Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes” ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Set Variable [ $$JS; Value:"" ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Exit Script [ ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • End If
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • #set a few standard variables for us
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.SetGlobalProperty"; $$JS; "AccountName"; MBS("JSON.CreateString"; Get(AccountName ) )) ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • If [ MBS("IsError") ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Failed to set property."; Message: $r; Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes” ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • End If
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.SetGlobalProperty"; $$JS; "FileName"; MBS("JSON.CreateString"; Get(FileName ) )) ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • If [ MBS("IsError") ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Failed to set property."; Message: $r; Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes” ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • End If
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • #set a few standard functions for us
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.AddFunction"; $$JS; "Concat"; "function (x,y) { return x+\" \"+y; }" ) ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • If [ MBS("IsError") ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Failed to add function."; Message: $r; Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes” ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • End If
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.AddFileMakerEvaluateFunction"; $$js; "FMEval") ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • If [ MBS("IsError") ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Failed to add function."; Message: $r; Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes” ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • End If
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.AddFileMakerRunScriptFunction"; $$js; "FMRun") ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • If [ MBS("IsError") ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Failed to add function."; Message: $r; Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes” ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • End If
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS( "JS.AddFileMakerSQLFunction"; $$js; "FMSQL") ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • If [ MBS("IsError") ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Show Custom Dialog [ Title: "Failed to add function."; Message: $r; Default Button: “OK”, Commit: “Yes” ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • End If
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • If [ Length ( $$JS ) > 0 ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("JS.Free"; $$JS) ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Set Variable [ $$JS; Value:"" ]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • End If
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Set Variable [ $r; Value:MBS("FM.ExecuteFileSQL"; Get(FileName); "UPDATE \"JavaScript\" SET \"Output\" = '' ") ]
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