Mac OS X, Windows
FMP 7, 8, 8.5, 9, 10, 11
File Type: FP7
FileSize: ~ .63 megabytes
FileMaker's new sort dialog box for scripting greatly improves the ability to create and edit the sort order. However, it is still not dynamic. You cannot pass a script parameter with the field name(s) or sort order to the sort function. By applying an old FileMaker trick with a few new FileMaker Pro 7 features you can sort by any field or combination of fields using one script for ascending order and one script for descending order.
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