4 Replies Latest reply on Jul 11, 2010 8:32 PM by BenjaminGolder

    Simple Beginner Question - Text Formatting Capability

    BenjaminGolder

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      Simple Beginner Question - Text Formatting Capability

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      I am currently evaluating Filemaker Pro, and want to create a very simple database with only 3 fields. In one of the fields, I want to be able to enter text with formatting, such as indentations, line returns, italics, and such things. Does Filemaker Pro support such a field? In other words, does the "Text" data type allow me to include line returns and indentations?

      For example, can a text field retain the following information, with all the formatting?:

      --------------------

      Hi,

      my name is

      Ben

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      If not, does anyone have suggestions for alternative relational database softwares that support such features?

      Thanks!!