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Sets the current filter.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
PDFKit 4.3 Yes No Yes, macOS only No No
MBS( "PDFKit.SetCurrentFilter"; name )   More


Parameter Description Example value
name The name of the filter. Use QuartzFilterManager.Filters to get list of filters. If Filter name is empty or missing, the filter is removed. "Compress Pictures"


Returns OK or error.


Sets the current filter.
You can use the Quartz Filter Manager panel to create a panel.
This is for all PDF saving in MBS Plugin with PDFKit functions. Applied to PDF in PDFKit.GetPDFPagesPDF, PDFKit.GetPDFPagePDF and PDFKit.Combine.


Set a filter:

MBS("PDFKit.SetCurrentFilter"; "Compress Pictures")

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Created 18th August 2014, last changed 18th August 2014

PDFKit.SavePrintSettings   -   PDFKit.SetIgnoreCombineErrors

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