Required field data in layout in Filemaker Pro 10
Posted on 2016-10-06
I have a layout that is based on the Cataloging table.
One field from Cataloging is "required value" and you can't continue till it is filled in.
Another field (BldgCode) is from the related table Buildings. It is a "required value" in the Buildings table. But on the layout it can be left blank.
There is a field in the Cataloging table (BldgCode). If I make that field a "required value", wont all layouts based on the Cataloging table have to have the field properly filled in. Even if the field is not on the layout. I think I ran into something like this a couple of years ago.
Is there some way to require a field on a layout to be filled in regardless of its table's field's validation status?