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Looks for groups with matching names.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Contacts 8.4 Yes No No No No
MBS( "CNContactStore.GroupsByName"; Name )   More


Parameter Description Example value
Name The group name. "Friends"


Returns list of group identifiers or error.


Looks for groups with matching names.
Returns empty list if nothing found.
Comparison is localized case insensitive.


Query a group:

MBS( "CNContactStore.GroupsByName"; "Zeitungen" )

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Created 22nd August 2018, last changed 27th January 2020

CNContactStore.Groups   -   CNContactStore.GroupsForContact

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