3 Replies Latest reply on Jun 20, 2013 11:11 AM by JudyKozma

    Display Checkbox Field Selection Data Horizontally in Read-Only Field

    joelande

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      Display Checkbox Field Selection Data Horizontally in Read-Only Field

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      I have a field that uses check boxes to select grade levels (7, 8, 9, 10, etc). Obviously, the check box field allows a user to select multiple "grades" for the field.

       

      If a user selects multiple items (grades), I believe FileMaker enters each item checked separated by a paragraph character, so if you looked at the field formatted as a Edit box, an example with multiple selections would look something like this (a vertical listings of items selected):

      7

      8

      9

       

       

      In list view, I would like to display the contents of the selection horizontally, to get a more accurate representation of the record's selections; so I would want to be able to place the field on a list-view layout that formatted the entry above like this:

      7, 8, 9

       

      or like this:

      7 8 9

       

      What is the easiest way to do this?