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Isnt that exactly what you were looking for? Were you not trying to sort the records in list view via a column heading that is a button ? Please re-read Ender's post.

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FileMaker's Business Kit also has lists that sort this way.

A little bit about sorting: once you sort, FileMaker does retain the last sort order, you can see it if you go back into the Sort dialog box. However, there's no way for a script to get at that information and make use of it.

So, each time you sort, you have to make a note of whether you sorted ascending or descending. This is typically stored in a global field or global variable.

The data you store in the global can be the actual word "ascending" or it could be just "A" or "1" it does not matter. It's just a flag that you can reference in your sort script.

Also note that these older solutions, and even FileMaker's example, use separate scripts for sorting ascending and descending, and separate scripts for each type of sort. It's messy! But back in the day, you could only store ONE sort, find, and print setup per script. We no longer have that limitation.

Mmmm, sorry no time to post more right now...

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