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EnvironmentVariables.SetValue

Sets an environment variable.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
EnvironmentVariables 5.1 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "EnvironmentVariables.SetValue"; Name; Value )   More

Parameters

Parameter Description Example value
Name The name of the environment variable. "test"
Value The new value as text. "Hello"

Result

Returns OK or error.

Description

Sets an environment variable.
Only visible within FileMaker application and subprocesses launched after the change.

Examples

Set a new Variable:

MBS( "EnvironmentVariables.SetValue"; "test"; "Hello World" )

See also

Example Databases

Created 8th April 2015, last changed 8th April 2015


EnvironmentVariables.Names   -   EnvironmentVariables.Value

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