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Sets whether other file types are allowed.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
FileDialog 4.3 Yes Yes No No No
MBS( "FileDialog.SetAllowsOtherFileTypes"; value )   More


Parameter Description Example value
value The new setting. Pass 1 to enable other file types or 0 to disable. 1


Returns OK.


Sets whether other file types are allowed.
Only for save panel to allow saving in other file types.
Added Windows support in plugin version 8.3 for Windows Vista or newer.

See also

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 12nd January 2019

FileDialog.SetAllowMulti   -   FileDialog.SetCanSelectHiddenExtension

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