Filemaker total record count not updating
Waldie For the past couple of columns, we have discussed various ways to store and access data using Apple Script.One column provided an introduction to Database Events, a background application in Mac OS X 10.4 and higher, which allows Apple Scripts to interact directly with SQLite databases for the purposes of storing and accessing data.Sam and Jesse Barnum of 360Works.com, figured out that string variables in File Maker are probably immutable, which means they are never changed, only copied.They also discovered that if you are building long strings with a looping File Maker script, it can be faster if you write each loop’s string to it’s own $variable and then later compact those variables back into one variable. Jason Young of built the multiple field support for version 2.0 None Completely Free! With the File Maker PHP API you use the set Range() method to request only part of the found set of records by passing in 2 paremeters: the first parameter is the number of records to skip past and the second parameter is the maximum number of records to return.
They were referring to the links you might see at the top/bottom of the search results page like this: First | Previous | Record 21 – 40 of 52 Next | Last which are generated dynamically and use the equivalent of conditional formatting in File Maker to display only the necessary elements.As with File Maker when you perform a search via PHP/Custom Web Publishing you will generate a found set of records (or no matching records).