What is a Field? What is a Table?

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This document uses a story line to illustrate the distinction between entities and attributes. In FileMaker these are known as Tables and Fields. It is a very grey area and there is no simple answer. The document provides a number of questions that can be used to help you decide what shape your database will take.

 

Length: approx 2,400 words

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