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Using the Status Area and FileMaker Modes

The status area is the vertical section to the left of the windows you have seen so far. The four buttons at the top control the modes in which FileMaker operates: Browse, Find, Layout, and Preview. As you change the mode, the status area changes; also, the behavior of FileMaker changes.

FileMaker has four modes. One of them is active at all times:


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