Scripted Find Problems
I used the information provided in http://forums.filemaker.com/posts/3a02f9dc28
I have a a table for clients and another table for related contacts. I'm looking to create a search method that will search a single box for a match in either table and return the results as client name, client city, contact last name, contact first name.
When a user selects one of the rows in the results it will write that data to appropriate fields in a different layout.
I started with New Layout
I based the layout on clients (but they are related via a relationship to contacts)
I added one field gName which is a global field name (was I supposed to relate that to something?)
I then typed in the steps in the perform find
Go To Layout [Select a layout based on table being searched]
Enter Find Mode  ---> clear the pause check box
Set Field [YourTable::YourField ; Globals::gField]
Set Error Capture [on] ----> Keeps error dialog from interrupting script when no records are found
Perform Find 
If [Not Get ( FoundCount ) // no records were found ]
Show Custom Dialog ["No records were found by this search."]
When I run the script nothing seems to happen.