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FMDataMBS.Constructor
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
method Claris FileMaker Data API MBS FMAPI Plugin 20.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes All
Function: The constructor.

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FMDataMBS.CreateRecord(request as FMRequestMBS) as FMResponseMBS
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
method Claris FileMaker Data API MBS FMAPI Plugin 20.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes All
Function: Create a new record.
Notes: Please set layout property before calling this.

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FMDataMBS.DatabaseNames as FMResponseMBS
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
method Claris FileMaker Data API MBS FMAPI Plugin 20.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes All
Function: Retrieve a list of hosted FileMaker databases.

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FMDataMBS.DeleteRecord(request as FMRequestMBS = nil, recordId as String) as FMResponseMBS
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
method Claris FileMaker Data API MBS FMAPI Plugin 20.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes All
Function: Delete a record by recordId.
Notes: Please set layout property before calling this.

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FMDataMBS.DuplicateRecord(request as FMRequestMBS = nil, recordId as String) as FMResponseMBS
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
method Claris FileMaker Data API MBS FMAPI Plugin 20.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes All
Function: Duplicate a record by recordId.
Notes: Please set layout property before calling this.

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FMDataMBS.EditRecord(request as FMRequestMBS = nil, recordId as String) as FMResponseMBS
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
method Claris FileMaker Data API MBS FMAPI Plugin 20.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes All
Function: Edit a record by recordId.
Notes: Please set layout property before calling this.

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FMDataMBS.ExecuteScript(scriptName as String, scriptParam as String = "") as FMResponseMBS
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
method Claris FileMaker Data API MBS FMAPI Plugin 20.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes All
Function: Execute Script.

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FMDataMBS.FindRecords(request as FMRequestMBS = nil, query as String) as FMResponseMBS
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
method Claris FileMaker Data API MBS FMAPI Plugin 20.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes All
Function: Find Records in a Layout.
Notes:
Please set layout property before calling this.

Query: JSON with Fields and Find criteria in the following query schema:
[ { "<fieldName>": "<fieldValue>", "omit" : "true" ... }, ...]

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FMDataMBS.GetRecord(request as FMRequestMBS = nil, recordId as String) as FMResponseMBS
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
method Claris FileMaker Data API MBS FMAPI Plugin 20.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes All
Function: Get a record by recordId.
Notes: Please set layout property before calling this.

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FMDataMBS.GetRecords(request as FMRequestMBS = nil) as FMResponseMBS
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
method Claris FileMaker Data API MBS FMAPI Plugin 20.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes All
Function: Get records.
Notes: Please set layout property before calling this.

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FMDataMBS.LayoutMetadata(recordId as String) as FMResponseMBS
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
method Claris FileMaker Data API MBS FMAPI Plugin 20.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes All
Function: Retrieves layout metadata for a FileMaker database.
Notes: RecordID: Record ID to retrieve related value list data

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FMDataMBS.LayoutNames as FMResponseMBS
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
method Claris FileMaker Data API MBS FMAPI Plugin 20.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes All
Function: Retrieves a list of layouts for a FileMaker database.

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FMDataMBS.Login as FMResponseMBS
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
method Claris FileMaker Data API MBS FMAPI Plugin 20.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes All
Function: Login to a FileMaker database.
Example:
Dim d As New FMDataMBS

d.Password = "admin"
d.Username = "admin"
d.Server = "localhost"
d.Database = "test"

Dim r As FMResponseMBS = d.Login

If r = Nil Then
msgbox "Failed?"
else
MsgBox r.ErrorMessage
End If
Notes:
Please either set UserName and Password or OAuthRequestId and OAuthIdentifier.
If you don't call Login explicitly or the session token expired, the plugin will call it for you.

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FMDataMBS.Login(dataSources() as FMDataSourceMBS) as FMResponseMBS
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
method Claris FileMaker Data API MBS FMAPI Plugin 20.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes All
Function: Login to a FileMaker database.
Notes:
Please either set UserName and Password or OAuthRequestId and OAuthIdentifier.

dataSources: External FileMaker Data Source Authentication.

Clears session token property.
If you don't call Login explicitly or the session token expired, the plugin will call it for you.

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FMDataMBS.Logout as FMResponseMBS
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
method Claris FileMaker Data API MBS FMAPI Plugin 20.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes All
Function: Log out of a FileMaker database.
Notes: Clears session token property.

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FMDataMBS.ProductInfo as FMResponseMBS
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
method Claris FileMaker Data API MBS FMAPI Plugin 20.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes All
Function: Retrieves information about the Claris FileMaker Server or Claris FileMaker Cloud host.
Notes: Result property in FMResponseMBS is a dictionary with entries including buildDate, name, version, dateFormat, timeFormat and timeStampFormat.

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FMDataMBS.ScriptNames as FMResponseMBS
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
method Claris FileMaker Data API MBS FMAPI Plugin 20.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes All
Function: Retrieves a list of scripts for a FileMaker database.

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FMDataMBS.SetGlobalFields(globalFields as Dictionary) as FMResponseMBS
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
method Claris FileMaker Data API MBS FMAPI Plugin 20.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes All
Function: Set Global Fields.
Notes: globalFields: A dictionary that contains field-value pairs to set global fields in a target database. Field names must be Fully Qualified.

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FMDataMBS.UploadToContainerField(Upload as FMContainerUploadMBS) as FMResponseMBS
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
method Claris FileMaker Data API MBS FMAPI Plugin 20.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes All
Function: Upload a single file into a container field.
Notes: upload: File to upload into container field

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FMDataMBS.ValidateSession as FMResponseMBS
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
method Claris FileMaker Data API MBS FMAPI Plugin 20.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes All
Function: Validate session token.

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