Creating Your First Database
Now that you have some idea of how to get around in FileMaker Pro, we can move to the next step: creating a database file from scratch. You’ll find that it really isn’t that difficult. And you’ll learn some new tools and tricks along the way that will make creating a more complex system of interrelated tables a lot easier than you might imagine.
In this chapter, you’ll learn about:
Planning the database
Creating and adding fields of various types
Cleaning up your layouts with FileMaker’s layout ...