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Similar to FileMaker's built-in Evaluate.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
FM 1.3 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes
MBS( "FM.Evaluate"; Expression )   More


Parameter Description Example
Expression The expression to evaluate.
Can be in local language of FileMaker Pro or english.
For Server must always be in english.


Similar to FileMaker's built-in Evaluate.
This call gets logged in trace.


Evaluate an expression:

MBS( "FM.Evaluate"; "1+2" )

See also

This function checks for a license.

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 12nd June 2021

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