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Data assist search, need to group search criteria

Thread began 3/01/2012 7:56 am by Base5 Designs | Last modified 3/02/2012 6:27 am by Base5 Designs | 721 views | 3 replies

Base5 Designs

Data assist search, need to group search criteria

Hi there

I have a table with a list of records which i am trying to filter using the database search

my fields are (not these actual names just so you can see what data i have)


the search i am trying to do is as follows:

artist name begins with a specific letter (from a get variable)
record type = specific criteria (from a get variable)

in addition to the above

i need to check if ANY of the following match

defaultCollection = specific criteria (from a get variable)
collectionAside= specific criteria (from a get variable)
collectionBside = specific criteria (from a get variable)

if i was doing this manually i would simply have AND then the following in brackets:

AND (defaultCollection = * or collectionAside = * or collectionBside = *)

is there a way to do this with he database search, or can i edit the code created to achive this?

thanks for your time

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