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Addressbook.searchPeopleWithName

Searches people matching the first and/or last name.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Addressbook 3.1 Yes No No No No

MBS( "Addressbook.searchPeopleWithName"; FirstName; LastName )

Parameters

Parameter Description Example value
FirstName The first name or search for. Can be empty to search only for last name. "Christian"
LastName The last name or search for. Can be empty to search only for first name. "Schmitz"

Result

Returns list of all person IDs.

Description

Searches people matching the first and/or last name.
This search is case insensitive.

Examples

Search for Peter Miller:

MBS( "Addressbook.searchPeopleWithName"; "Peter"; "Miller" )

Search for Peter only:

MBS( "Addressbook.searchPeopleWithName"; "Peter"; "" )

See also

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 18th August 2014


Addressbook.searchPeopleWithModificationDate   -   Addressbook.searchPersonWithExternalUID

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