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Sets the expression to evaluate on button click.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
Progressdialog 7.1 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ✅ Yes
MBS( "Progressdialog.SetEvaluate"; Expression )   More


Parameter Description Example
Expression The expression to run.
Can be in local language of FileMaker Pro or english.
For Server must always be in english.
"$$cancel = 1"


Returns OK or error.


Sets the expression to evaluate on button click.
You can set global variable to stop something or call MBS functions here.


Sets expression to hide dialog:

MBS("ProgressDialog.SetEvaluate"; "MBS(\"ProgressDialog.Hide\")")

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This function is free to use.

Created 14th February 2017, last changed 15th October 2022

Progressdialog.GetScriptName - Progressdialog.SetScript