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The FileMaker LayoutNames Function – FileMaker Today


LayoutNames

LayoutNames(fileName)

All Current Versions Of FileMaker

Returns A Text Result


The LayoutNames function gives you the name of each layout in a particular file. Each layout name is listed and separated by a carriage return. Which means you could save this information as a text file and even import this list into another database. This function has 1 defined parameter, which allows you to pick the file you want the layout names for. You can use the Get(FileName) function to return the current file.


Here’s an example: LayoutNames(“Clients.FP7”) in one of my databases returns…


Form

List

Report


These are the names of all the layouts in that file.


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