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GetVariantArrayMBS(VariantContainingArray as Variant) as Variant()
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux iOS Targets
global method XojoRuntime MBS Util Plugin 14.0 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes All
Function: Queries a variant containing array for an array and returns it as an array of variant.
dim test() as Dictionary
test.Append new Dictionary

// this fails
Dim vv As Variant = test
Dim t() As Variant = vv

// this works!
dim v() as Variant = GetVariantArrayMBS(test)
dim dic as Dictionary = v(0)
Works with all arrays of objects (any type).
Raises exception if the array can't be converted or the variant contains no array.

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