Using the Go to Related Record script step


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Using the Go to Related Record script step

After you've established some table relationships inside your FileMaker file, you can start benefiting from some of the relationship-based functionality. We've already discussed in previous movies in this chapter the ability to use related fields in your layouts, which are basically borrowing the field values from the parent tables. And you see here in this layout, we've already discussed how we can add portals, a layout object that allows you to see related child records and your parent record. And now I'm going to actually show you how relationships can affect scripts. In particular, there is really handy script step that I want to show that's called Go to Related Records.

So what we're going to do in this example is place a button for this script on the Customer record that a user can click on and what it will do is pop up a new window that will display all of the related invoice records in a list that can be printed and all this can be done in one simple scri...

Using the Go to Related Record script step
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Using the Go to Related Record script step 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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