24U SimpleHighlight Plug-In is a sample FileMaker Plug-In project based on 24U FM Template. Its purpose is to highlight text and rectangular areas with a user-defined color. The new version 1.0.1 is an update to the copy distributed with FileMaker Developer 7.
24U SimpleHighlight Plug-In implements two color highlighting functions: X24uL_Highlight(SearchString; Text) finds all occurrences of SearchString in Text and highlights them with color and/or style as defined in Preferences. All previous formatting of Text remains unchanged.
X24uL_SolidColor(Red; Green; Blue) generates a single pixel GIF image, which has the color specified by the Red, Green and Blue values. This image can be placed directly into a container field via the plug-in.
The primary features: highlights occurrences of search string in text preserves original text formatting fills rectangular area with a color returns container type data commented C++ source code included
24U SimpleHighlight Plug-In was created thanks to the collaboration of 24U Software and New Millennium Communications, Inc., and is available for download from both companies.
What's new in this version:
Full featured shareware product with open-source functions Universal Binary - runs natively on both PowerPC and Intel based Macs Works with FileMaker 7.0, 8.0 and 8.5 Draws color rectangles in container based on numeric data (paid) Genarates images from FileMaker calculations (paid) Retrieves color information from a picture (paid)