Chapter 14: Text Functions (JSON)

Chapter 14 contains a complete reference guide to using FileMaker’s built in JSON Text Functions.

JSON functions were introduced in FileMaker 16 as a subset of Text Functions. These are used to create and manipulate JSON objects that contain information stored in a structured text format.


The following functions are discussed in this chapter:

  • Introducing JSON
    • Defining the JSON Format
    • Referring to JSON Elements
  • JSON Function Reference
    • JSONDeleteElement
    • JSONFormatElements
    • JSONGetElement
    • JSONListKeys
    • JSONListValues
    • JSONSetElement