12 Replies Latest reply on Mar 3, 2014 7:04 AM by ScottPorter_1

    How to skip filled in field with a script



      How to skip filled in field with a script


           Hello all, newbie here.  Try my hardest to learn Filemaker and loving it so far.  

           I wrote a time clock program to track my hours at work and need help with the scrip step. 

           I have multiple punch in/out fields as I go from job to job and back again.  I need to aggregate the times into one which I've done but my script doesn't allow me to skip a field that already has a time in it. 

           Here's my script:

           Go to Field [Work::Start Time1]

           Insert Current Time [Select;Work::Start Time1]

           If [not IsEmpty (Work::Start Time1)]

           Go to Field [Work::Start Time2]

           When I run the script both start time 1 and start time 2 get populated.  I can't figure out how to write the script to skip over an already populated field.