Check out the FMButler blog! They have just posted a very cool scripted technique for restoring a found set of records after a failed find. The technique involves a shadow layout and secondary table. It’s very cool, the posting is very well written and the example file walks you right through the process. If you have FileMaker Advanced, you can even watch the process step by step using the Script Debugger.
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