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Getting data out of a container through export - Filemaker Pro


I'm wanting to find a way to get data out of a "container" field in filemaker pro. I need to export this data out into something like excel.

Is this possible?
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8/22/2022 - Mon

Easiest way is to right click the field and choose "Export Field Contents".  If you want to script it, the same function is also available as a script step, but you can choose the field at the same time, so you don't have to click into it...

Hope this helps.

Just re-read your post
I need to export this data out into something like excel.

Typically container fields hold a file of some sort, whether it is an image file, a movie file or a text document.  You can't extract the contents of a container straight into another program, unless (maybe) via ODBC or XML...

Any ideas on how I can do this through ODBC?
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