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Executes a command on Windows IE.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
WebView 7.3 No Yes No No No
MBS( "WebView.ExecCommand"; WebViewerRef; Command; ShowUI { ; Parameter } )   More


Parameter Description Example value
WebViewerRef Either the Web Viewer Object Name or the Web Viewer ID as returned by "WebView.FindByName" function.
Command The command to pass. "Print"
ShowUI Whether to show user interface.
Pass 1 to enable user interface or 0 to disable.
Parameter Optional
The parameter to pass.
Number, text or boolean are currently passed.


Returns OK, Failed or error.


Executes a command on Windows IE.
Returns OK if command was sent successfully. Returns Failed if command was not sent. Returns other windows errors, e.g. if WebViewer was not found.


Print webviewer:

MBS( "WebView.ExecCommand"; "web"; "Print"; 1)

Select all text:

MBS( "WebView.ExecCommand"; "web"; "SelectAll"; 1)

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Release notes

Created 31st May 2017, last changed 25th August 2017

WebView.Evaluate   -   WebView.FindByName

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