3 Replies Latest reply on Sep 10, 2013 7:34 PM by RobertRichmond

    Searching through a list of items using a local variable

    RobertRichmond

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      Searching through a list of items using a local variable

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           Hi,

           I have almost completed the project I have been working on. in the final step, I have created a temporary table which holds the number of times a value appears in the original table. 

           In the final script I am writing I go to the tempoary table, enter find mode, add the Unique ID and a range of the count of student records I want to see and perform the find. This then displays to me a list of the values between the range I have entered.

           I then go through each of these items and add the student ID into a variable I have called $searchForStudentID, seperating each item by the return character, end exiting after it has added them all.

           What I would then like to do is to go back to the original layout (called "5. Report - Current - Year - Terms")  and enter find mode, then add each Student ID (held in $searchForStudentID) into a row of its own (by adding a new request).

           Once each item has been entered, I'd then like to constrain the exisitng set. I have attached an image of the steps I have followed thus far.

            

            

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