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Checkbox Script Help Please!

Question asked by jjgarner on Apr 22, 2015
Latest reply on Apr 23, 2015 by erolst

Hello everyone,

 

I am new to FileMaker and I would love getting some help with a Button related issue. I am currently struggling with making scripts that create, set or change the Values in a given Field.

 

I have a bunch of buttons on a layout, and I want them to function as checkboxes that will do an awesome script: I want a box that is checked to enter data into a specific Field in that layout.

 

Here is my example:

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So, as you can see, I want the three checkboxes on the right to be useful by defining the value of the "Multiple Birth" Field for a given person / Record.

 

If I click on the "Yes" checkbox, I want the "Multiple Birth" Field to have a vale of "Yes" and if I click the "No" checkbox I want the value in that "Multiple Births" Field to be "No" and so on. It doesn't have to be text; it could be 1s and 0s if that is necessary - I just want to connect the buttons to the field I want to control.

 

This would really, really help me out in my work and I really appreciate any and all help.

 

Thanks in advance!

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