Using the basic find functions


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Using the basic find functions

One of the key requirements of any data storage application is data retrieval. FileMaker provides this via its Find mode features. Now we've been covering a couple different modes throughout this title, and those of course can be found under the View menu. We've worked with Browse mode, which is the default mode, allowing you to enter data, edit data and just read data. Then of course, Layout mode, which helps us design our Layouts and make modifications to existing designs, and then there's Preview mode, which basically allows you to see what your prints are going to look like. What we're going to focus on in this chapter though is Find mode, and this is the mode where you perform Find requests.

When you perform a Find request, FileMaker Pro searches through all the Records in a table, comparing the criteria you specify with the data that's in the table. Records with data matching the criteria become the found set, which is the subset of Records being browsed. Record...

Using the basic find functions
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Using the basic find functions 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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