Sorting using custom values


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Sorting using custom values

Many times when you're looking at records in a List View, you want to Sort them so that you can see them in a certain order. And as we looked at in previous movies, you can see that by adding either a single criteria or multiple criteria to your sorts, much like you see here, then you can Reorder them even at different levels of reordering. And what you'll notice is that, in any case, that depending on which fields you choose, you can either do them as ascending or descending, and all of these have different behaviors depending on the field type. For example, of it's a number field, we'll start at 1 or 0, and go all the way up to whatever the last number is.

If it's alphabetical, it starts a-z. If we go in descending, it goes that goes z-a, and that I type of thing. However, that standard type of sorting might not always work in all cases. So let's say, for example, we cancel out of this window. You see that we've got the Status field, so we've got a few dif...

Sorting using custom values
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Sorting using custom values 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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