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Will take an external value and perform a FILEMAN lookup. Restrictions are:1. The external value must be resolvable to a unique entry.2. There must be an index on the field that contains the value.


Property Value
Label XLATE2
MUMPS Implementation DSICDDR4
Return Type ARRAY

Input Parameters

Name Type Maximum Data Length Required Description
FILE LITERAL 20 true This is the file (or subfile) number upon which the lookup will be done
IENS LITERAL 50 true This is the standard IENS parameter when FIND1^DIC is invoked. It is only needed if the lookup is on a multiple instead of the parent file.
VALUE LITERAL 250 true This is the value in external format used for the lookup.lookup.

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