Creating portals and using portal filtering


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Creating portals and using portal filtering

So far in this chapter, we've been talking about relationships. We've discussed using relationships between the parent and in the child table in order to borrow related fields. If you haven't watched that movie yet, I would recommend that you go back and watch that movie because this one is going to be kind of continuation of that concept. So, we've looked at how we can place related fields on a layout, so that a child table can borrow values from another related parent table, thus eliminating the need for redundant data in your database. This, of course is one of the true values of having a related database system.

However, we've only been looking at using related fields from the context of the child table. So, for example, in the Invoice Detail, we've got all these related fields added to our layout. Well, what about if we are on the parent? Can we borrow related fields from the child? Well, let's see what happens when we use related fields from the context of t...

Creating portals and using portal filtering
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Creating portals and using portal filtering provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Cris Ippolite as part of the FileMaker Pro 11 Essential Training

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