BE_ContainerGetType ( container ; type )

Gets the content of the field container in the format of type.  Types are only what is available from doing BE_ContainerListTypes ( container ) first.  If the type does not exist, it cannot be created.

Version : 4.1 

Parameters :

  • container : the field to use as the source.
  • type : the type of image to get.  Container field types are available by doing BE_ContainerListTypes and might change depending on FileMaker version, storage method, or other factors beyond the plugins control.


Result : The image or field, in the format requested.


Example :

//Insert a PDF into table::field using the Insert Picture script step
BE_ContainerGetType ( table::field ; "JPEG" )  //get the jpeg version of the first page of the PDF

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