2 Replies Latest reply on Sep 30, 2009 2:25 AM by mark_d2x

    Search for a particular date

    mark_d2x

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      Search for a particular date

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      Hi,

       

      I think I am being quite thick here - struggling to sort out a button that performs a find, then prints the result and closes the window.  I am ok with the rest of the script, however I do seem to be failing miserably to script the find based on an input by the user.

       

      This is what I have done so far for the script:

       

      Show Custom Dialog ["Find records"; "Enter date below"; MDT minutes::_gf_mdt date] - _gf_mdt date is a global field in the MDT meeting table that holds the minutes

      New window

      Go to Layout ["MDT minutes and actions - all" (MDT Minutes)] - this is based on the MDT meeting table

      Show All Records

       

      This is where I am now struggling; what I need to do is find all the records that match the date entered.

       

      I tried using Perform Find, however, the _gf_mdt date is greyed out and I am unable to use MDT date = _gf_mdt date

       

       

      Am I doing this completely wrong?

       

      Mark