Drop down List Selection determines fields available
I am using filemaker version 11 and my skill level is very very basic. Here is the situation...
Student database to track textbooks and supplies student has been given.
When you select the program the student is enrolled in from a drop down list, I need for only the textbooks for that program to list on a tab control so I can then select which of those textbooks they have been given.
One option--which can work whether or not this is on a tab control--is to use a conditional value list:
Here's a thread on setting up conditional value lists:
Custom Value List?
Another option which requires the same type of relationship as a conditional value list is to place a portal on your tab control that only displays related "text" records.