HTML Sub-Summary Report

Version 2

     

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    Compatibility
    Creator
    Mac OS X, Windows
    Todd Duell
    FMP 9, 10, 11
    Formulations Pro
    Web: No
    File Type: FP7
    Server: Yes
    FileSize: ~ 2.62 megabytes
    http://www.formulationspro.com

    Description

    I know that developers and power users are frequently asked to create horrendous sub-summary reports across thousands or even ten's of thousands of records. You might say it's OK to create the report if it involves one field and maybe a few unique values. How about if the management wants the report to sub-summarize dozens of local AND related fields on the same report with an unlimited number of unique values from an editable pop-up menu? You'll probably tell them that when they run the report they should take a very long coffee break. However, if you decide to use the web viewer you can run the report in as much time as it takes for FileMaker to flip through all the records - and that's really fast!

     


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    Developer's Notes

    See sample file for full demo and technical article.

     


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