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Chapter 8. Getting Started with Calculat... > Exploring the Calculation Dialog Box

Exploring the Calculation Dialog Box

Now that you know something about how and where calculation formulas are used, it's time to turn next to the anatomy of the calculation dialog box itself. There are some small differences among the calculation dialogs you find in particular areas within FileMaker Pro. We'll focus our attention on the dialog used for defining calculation fields because it's the most complex. Figure 8.3 shows the calculation dialog for a field called FullName, which serves as the model for this anatomy lesson.

Figure 8.3. When creating calculation fields, it helps to know your way around the Specify Calculation dialog box.



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