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Add a section to a multipart/formdata HTTP POST.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
CURL 2.6 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "CURL.FormAddKeyFile"; curl; name; Path )   More


Parameter Description Example value
curl The CURL session handle. $curl
name The name of the form field. "city"
Path Native file path. "/Users/cs/Desktop/test.txt"


Returns "OK" or error code.


Add a section to a multipart/formdata HTTP POST.
This adds a file with the given key name into the form.
Please call CURL.FormFinish after you added all your fields and before you call CURL.Perform.

This function requires a native path. Use Path.FileMakerPathToNativePath to convert a FileMaker path to a native path if required. If you like to have the user choose the path, you can use FileDialog functions.
For Server be aware that server has limited permissions and may not be able to access all files on a computer.


Add image file to form:

MBS("CURL.FormAddKeyFile"; $curl; "Attachment"; "/Users/cs/desktop/Paris.jpg")

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Created 18th August 2014, last changed 5th September 2014

CURL.FormAddKeyContainerContentType   -   CURL.FormAddKeyFileContentType

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