Freedom to Experiment: FileMaker 15's Script Undo/Redo

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Freedom to Experiment – FileMaker 15’s Script Undo/Redo

blog post by darrenburgess



FileMaker 15 introduces a major enhancement for the Script Workspace that is a real boon for developers: editing Undo and Redo. This functionality continues the efforts at making the Script Workspace more like a “text editor”.

It’s a stress-reducing development enhancement that I think will improve our ability as FileMaker Developers to write scripts. Undo/Redo gives developers a lot more freedom to experiment with code, without having to carefully manage the editing to avoid trashing existing code. When a refactoring doesn’t work as expected you can simply undo the change and get back to where you were....