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Relationship Linking Example

Author:David Devaney, Jr. [Send Author Email]

April 30, 2004
October 04, 2008
Description:This applet is a set of databases that shows an example of how to use the Relationship field instead of the Link and Linked fields to set up or maintain existing relationships.

This is especially useful when you need to import data from another application and maintain relationships you have set up there.

Has Data:No
Has Forms:No
Comments:The following article in the Knowledgebase discusses how you can maintain existing relationships when you import data, in HanDBase 3.0.


Version:HanDBase v.3.0x or greater
File:relationship_linking.zip          Downloads: This Month 2043 / Total* 14186
Note:MAC Users will need to enter the filename relationship_linking.zip when saving this file.
* since October 1, 2000.

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