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OpenOffice Tutorial: Find specific query results through all fields

How-To: OpenOffice Tutorial: Find specific query results through all fields
  1. To look for a specific result or record among all the fields in a query, first look for the "binoculars" icon here.
  2. This is the find record button. Click on it once.
  3. The record search window should open. This feature will be helpful in searching for a specific result or record.
  4. Now, specify what to search for by clicking on this field and typing in the specific text you want to find in the records.
  5. Next, specfiy what fields will be included in the search. Since we want to search through all the fields present, we are clicking on the "All Fields" option here.
  6. Afterwards you can still set more specific search options by clicking on the checkboxes in this area.
  7. For this example we want to match the letter cases in our text with the search results. So we are clicking on the "Match Case" checkbox here.
  8. Afterwards, just click on "Search."
  9. Great! The search results should be highlighted in the query result view. As you can see "Stewart" is the result by searching for the text "Stew"
  10. Once you're done seaching, click on the "Close" button here.
  11. Congratulations! You have learned how to search for a specific query result through all fields.

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Find specific query results through all fields

This screencast demonstrates how to find specific query results through all You learn:

  • How to open the record search window.
  • How to find a specific result through all fields.

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