3 Replies Latest reply on Jan 20, 2010 6:15 AM by whardy7

    Cascading portals

    whardy7

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      Cascading portals

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      I would like to do something like the multi-column Finder on the Mac. I need three portals (assuming portals are the way to go). The first is Schools that I can scroll through. 2nd is the Classes offered. 3rd is the Students enrolled in the class. As I scroll through the Schools, I would like the Classes to populate accordingly. As I scroll through the Classes, I want the Students to populate accordingly.

       

      I cannot figure out how to define my Layout, though. If my layout is based on Schools, I cannot create a portal based on it because the portal selection only lets me select related tables, not the table the layout is based on.

       

      Thanks for any hints!

       

      whardy7

      Filemaker 10, MacOS 10.6