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Queries data type of the value for the key.

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Dictionary 5.1 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "Dictionary.ValueTypeForKey"; DictionaryRef; Key )   More


Parameter Description Example value
DictionaryRef The reference number to the dictionary as returned by Dictionary.Create function. $dic
Key The key to use. Keys are case sensitive. "FirstName"


Returns type or error.


Queries data type of the value for the key.
Value can be Invalid, Text, Number, Date, Time, TimeStamp, Container or Boolean.

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Created 12nd March 2015, last changed 12nd March 2015

Dictionary.ValueForKey   -   Dictionary.Values

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