command cdb_exportAsLSON pTable


This command exports a complete table (local records only) as individual documents for each record in LSON (LiveCode array encoded) format in a folder.


  • pTable (String) - The name or tableID of the specified table.


(Main storage device) – A folder in the desktop that contains LSON files for each record in the exported table.


local tTable

# Table name: clients

put "clients" into tTable

cdb_exportAsLSON tTable

# Output:
# Folder with individual records written to the desktop. Folder name consists of 
# "cdbTableName_cdbTableID". Records are named by their cdbRecordID.