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Query whether gathering.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
MetaDataQuery 8.0 Yes No Yes, macOS only No Yes
MBS( "MetaDataQuery.IsGathering"; Query )   More


Parameter Description Example value
Query The reference number of the query. $query


Returns 1, 0 or error.


Query whether gathering.
A Boolean value that indicates whether the receiver is in the initial gathering phase of the query.


Wait for the search to finish:

    Pause/Resume Script [ Duration (seconds): ,2 ]
    Exit Loop If [ MBS( "MetaDataQuery.IsGathering"; $Query ) = 0 ]
End Loop

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Created 16th December 2017, last changed 16th December 2017

MetaDataQuery.GetScriptName   -   MetaDataQuery.IsStarted

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