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[Field_Name] returns the name of a field in the current database and table. A number parameter returns the name of the field in that position within the current table. Other parameters are described below. Synonym is [Column_Name].

  • Syntax
field_name(field_index::integer, -type)
  • Beginner

To return a list of all fields in a table:

Use the [Field_Name] method. The following example uses a -Show action in an inline to return information about the People table of the Contacts database. The [Field_Name] method is used in [Loop] code blocks to return the names and types of the fields.


inline(-Database='Contacts', -Table='People', -Show)
          Field_Name(Loop_Count)+' ('+Field_Name(loop_Count, -Type)+')<br>'

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