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syntax:functions:metadata

Metadata(keyword)

Category: Special function


Description

This function returns project metadata - specific details about the project. The keyword must be one of the text constants shown below.


Arguments

ArgumentTypeDescription
'current module'TextThe name of the current module.
'current group'TextThe name of the current table group (tab).
'current table'TextThe name of the current table.

Return value type: Text


Remarks

The text constants are case-insensitive (i.e., both 'Current Module' and 'current module' are acceptable).

References to a field or parameter are not permitted.


Examples


Refer to the image above for the examples below.

metadata('current module')  //Returns 'Main'
metadata('current group')  //Returns 'Sample'
metadata('current table')  //Returns 'Counties_population'


See also

syntax/functions/metadata.txt · Last modified: 2021/09/15 14:19 by craigt