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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


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


Returns OK or error.


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


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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