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TrFile_FullPathToFileSpec (function ref; obsolete)

By June 1, 2024June 4th, 2024Online Help, Troi File Plug-in
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Troi File Plug-in for FileMaker Pro


(Obsolete) This functions used to change the full path to the standard macOS FSSpec.

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TrFile_FullPathToFileSpec ( switches ; FileSpec )


switches reserved for future use, leave empty or set to "-Unused"
FileSpec the Full path of a file or folder. It is of the form "DiskName:foldername1:foldername2:…:foldernameN:filename"

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The function TrFile_FullPathToFileSpec is obsolete and now returns error code $$-4266 (kErrNoLongerSupported).

Originated in

Troi File Plug-in 1.0


FileMaker Pro 17 to FileMaker Pro 21 (2024)


As FSSpecs are deprecated this function no longer is useful.
You should remove this function from your scripts.

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