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Colorises a script text.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
SyntaxColoring 12.1 ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ✅ Yes, on macOS ❌ No
MBS( "SyntaxColoring.ColorizeScript"; Script )   More


Parameter Description Example
Script The script text to colorize.
Existing styles are ignored.
"Set Variable [ $r; Value: 123 ]"


Returns styled text or error.


Colorises a script text.
If you store FileMaker scripts as text, you can use the function here to add some color.
We apply the same rules as for syntax colouring in the script.


Colorize text in a field:

Set Field [ test::output ; MBS("SyntaxColoring.ColorizeScript"; test::input) ]

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This function is free to use.

Created 25th February 2022, last changed 25th February 2022

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