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Returns the value from the Specified Field.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
WebView 1.3 Yes Yes No No Yes
MBS( "WebView.GetFormValue"; WebViewerRef; FormName; FieldName { ; OnlyVisible } )   More


Parameter Description Example value
WebViewerRef Either the Web Viewer Object Name or the Web Viewer ID as returned by "WebView.FindByName" function.
FormName The Form containing the field to read, case sensitive
FieldName The field to read, case sensitive
OnlyVisible Optional
Whether to look for all fields or only the visible ones. Default is false.


Returns the value from the Specified Field.
The forms and fields must be have valid "name" attributes in the html. These are case sensitive. So a field with the name="Test" is not the same as a field with the name="test". replaced by WebView.GetInputValue


Read a Field


Field = "name";
Form = "myForm";
WebViewerName = "MyWebViewer";

WindowRef = MBS("Window.FindByTitle"; Get(WindowName));
WebViewerID = MBS("WebView.FindByName"; WindowRef; WebViewerName)


MBS("WebView.GetFormValue"; WebViewerID; Form; Field)


See also

Example Databases

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

WebView.GetFormTextAreaValue   -   WebView.GetFormattedText

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