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Reducing calculations ... recommended?

Question asked by simonkramer on Sep 19, 2012
Latest reply on Sep 20, 2012 by wsvp

Hi,

 

As a relatively new Filemaker convert I have found that use of calculations without careful planning can lead to performance issues, especially in lists of job or quotes for example, where I'm referencing quite a few fields in the calculation.

 

Is there a common approach that more experienced developers use such as 'always' scripting calculations or sometimes according to certain scenarios. Any advice would be appreciated as I would like to adopt best practice but the shortcut of advice from more experienced developers would save me a lot of trial and error.

 

Thank you in advance.

 

Simon

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