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How to prevent modification to existing records

Question asked by user24094 on Dec 15, 2014
Latest reply on Dec 22, 2014 by BobGossom



I am new to FileMaker and I have a newbie question.


I have a table where I want the users to be able to ADD new records but they are not to be able to MODIFY any existing records. I would like to be able to completely prevent them from navigating to existing records (via next/previous buttons or CTRL-UP/DOWN) if possible. If that is not possible, then can I protect the fields from the table on the layout so that they are input capable when adding a new record and output only (with a visibly different style) on any other mode?


Any advice that you can provide would be of great help.


Thank you.

David Morris.