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Queries preferred file extension for current export.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
AVExport 6.1 Yes No Yes, macOS only No Yes
MBS( "AVExport.OutputFileExtension"; AVExportSession )   More


Parameter Description Example value
AVExportSession The session reference number. $AVExport


Returns text or error.


Queries preferred file extension for current export.
Please set file type first via AVExport.SetOutputFileType.


Export to desktop folder:

Set Field [AVAsset Export Session::Output File Path; MBS("Path.AddPathComponent"; MBS("Folders.UserDesktop"); "test." & AVAsset Export Session::OutputFileExtension)]
Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS( "AVExport.SetOutputPath"; $$AVExport; AVAsset Export Session::Output File Path)]

Set output file type and query default file extension:

Set Variable [$r; Value:MBS( "AVExport.SetOutputFileType"; $$AVExport; AVAsset Export Session::OutputFileType )]
Set Field [AVAsset Export Session::OutputFileExtension; MBS( "AVExport.OutputFileExtension"; $$AVExport )]

See also

Example Databases

Created 29th February 2016, last changed 1st March 2016

AVExport.GetTimeRange   -   AVExport.PresetName

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