Early Impressions On FileMaker's Quick Find Script Step

From Dwayne Wright PMP
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Taking a look under the scripts area under the Found Sets category, you will find that FileMaker 11 has provided us with a new Perform Quick Find script step. It has only one specify option and that is the calculated result you want to use for your search. This means you can hard code a setting, use a passed script parameter, data from a field or even the input from the Show Custom Dialog script step.

I did a movie on this and you can find it on YouTube. The movie is titled, Quickly Scripting The FileMaker 11 Quick Find at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yJcKK3D9BVA .

The script step itself is compatible when run from FileMaker Server (as a scheduled event) or via a web browser (using FileMaker Instant Web Publishing). This also means you can create your own Quick Find variations and use them in buttons / custom menus.
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