FileMaker differs somewhat from MS Access when creating layouts and reports. After the first table is created, FileMaker generates a generic first layout or form-like “object.” To create a custom layout, FileMaker includes a layout wizard that is, however, similar to MS Access 2007.
Microsoft Word has two ways to sort text (lists, etc.) in a document. The first method sorts just one column of text. The second works through a table and will sort multiple columns. This article demonstrates both methods and shows how to convert a tabbed list to a table for more convenient sorting.