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ABRecordMBS.account as ABAccountMBS
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
property Addressbook MBS MacCocoa Plugin 15.0 Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Queries account for this record.
Notes: (Read only property)

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ABRecordMBS.Addressbook as ABAddressBookMBS
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
property Addressbook MBS MacCocoa Plugin 15.1 Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Reference to parent addressbook.
Notes:
Plugin sets this for most objects to keep reference to addressbook and avoid this addressbook from being closed too early.
(Read and Write property)

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ABRecordMBS.Description as string
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
property Addressbook MBS MacCocoa Plugin 12.3 Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Function: The description for this record.
Example:
dim a as new ABAddressBookMBS
dim m as ABPersonMBS = a.owner
MsgBox m.Description
Notes: (Read only property)

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ABRecordMBS.DisplayName as string
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
property Addressbook MBS MacCocoa Plugin 12.0 Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: The display name.
Example:
// quickly find the addressbook, locate me and display my name:
MsgBox ABAddressBookMBS.sharedAddressbook.owner.DisplayName
Notes:
For a group, the group name, for an organization the organization name and for a normal person the first name, last name, prefix/suffix and middle name. Name order depends on the settings for person or addressbook.
(Read only property)

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ABRecordMBS.Handle as Integer
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
property Addressbook MBS MacCocoa Plugin 7.1 Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: The handle of the ABGroup or ABPersonMBS object being used.
Notes: (Read and Write property)

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ABRecordMBS.isReadOnly as boolean
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
property Addressbook MBS MacCocoa Plugin 7.1 Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Returns whether or not the record is read only.
Notes:
Available on Mac OS X 10.4.
Returns false on older systems or other errors.
(Read only property)

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ABRecordMBS.uniqueId as string
Type Topic Plugin Version macOS Windows Linux Console & Web iOS
property Addressbook MBS MacCocoa Plugin 7.1 Yes No No Yes, macOS only No
Function: Convenience method to return the unique ID of a record.
Example:
dim a as new ABAddressBookMBS
dim o as ABPersonMBS = a.owner

// the unique ID for this record including the type
dim u as string = o.uniqueId

// the raw ID as Apple stores it
dim i as string = o.valueForProperty("com.apple.uuid")

// show it
MsgBox u+EndOfLine+i
Notes:
Equivalent to valueForProperty(kABUIDProperty).
(Read only property)

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