How to simplify the work of making code book for FileMaker database

Discussion created by liyangao on Apr 26, 2016
Latest reply on Apr 26, 2016 by erolst

We have been using FileMaker Pro for our research study for a long time. For every layout for every study, we make a code book with the variable names embedded in the layout in word file as our study code book. It takes a long time to add all the field names as a text box back into the Word document file for each layout.  How to make the work simple and quick has become one of our issues?


With FileMaker Pro advanced 12, I was able to print out a table with all the fields as defined in the table as a data dictionary. My question is that with the new added label feature for a field, can I print out a table with all the fields and its label as a data dictionary?