Applescript: read file

Discussion created by aouttier on Apr 28, 2016
Latest reply on May 1, 2016 by aouttier

I want to read a text file and put the contents into a field in Filemaker.


I have a working applescript (script editor):

       set Mail to "Macintosh HD:Users:Amelie:Documents:Heron:DB:BronDocumenten:Mail:MailBwhr11.txt"

       set MailTekst to read posix fileMail as text


But, Filemaker doesn't accept the script (perform applescript). It says: expected a line end but found an identifier and the word file is highlighted (translated from dutch, so there could be some errors in)


What could be wrong?


Thank in advance