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Enter Preview Mode

Switches to Preview mode.

See also 

Options 

Pause temporarily stops the script to allow users to examine the preview result before proceeding with the next step in the script.

Compatibility 

 

Product 

Supported 

FileMaker Pro Advanced 

Yes 

FileMaker Go 

No 

FileMaker WebDirect 

No 

FileMaker Server 

No 

FileMaker Cloud for AWS 

No 

FileMaker Data API 

No 

Custom Web Publishing 

No 

Runtime solution 

Yes 

Originated in 

FileMaker Pro 6.0 or earlier

Example 1 

Opens the Print Invoices layout in a new window, enters Preview mode, prints, and closes the window.

New Window [Style: Floating Document; Using layout: "Print Invoices" (Invoices)]
Enter Preview Mode [Pause: Off]
Print [With dialog: Off]
Close Window [Current Window]

Related topics 

Get(WindowMode) function

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