Deleting records and backing up files


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Deleting records and backing up files

In addition to adding and editing records inside your FileMaker database, deleting records is also pretty easy to do, and actually it might be a little bit too easy. I'm going to show you how you can delete data out of your FileMaker database and then talk to you about some ways that you might want to protect your database against accidental deletions. First, just like creating and duplicating records, you can delete a record by going under either the Records menu and choosing Delete Record, or using the corresponding Quick Key, which in Apple would be Command+E, or in Windows would be Ctrl+E. Or you can go under the Status toolbar and see the button for Delete Record.

Selecting any one of these options will delete the record that you're currently on at the time that you perform the action. So you see here that we're on record number 4. So if I hit the Delete Record button, first you'll see that FileMaker will never just go ahead and delete the record. It's going to firs...

Deleting records and backing up files
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Deleting records and backing up files 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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Business
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FileMaker Pro
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