calculated field

calculated field

A numeric or date field that derives its data from the calculation of other fields. The data are not entered into a calculated field by the user.
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This calculated field combines the CustMain field, which holds a company name or an individual's last name, and the CustFirst field, which contains an individual's first name-thus, creating an easily sortable list of customers that includes both companies and people.
Like an Access database, the system interprets this new calculated field like any other column, giving you the flexibility to maneuver it horizontally or vertically while applying all filter sets.
In figure 12 we can see the way calculations can be made based on already existing data, with the help of the Calculated Field tools which are made available to the user of the program.
A well-designed database might tell you that you have a certain quantity of size 12 shoes in inventory, but that quantity might only be a calculated field that's not even stored since it can change so often.
Buffett noted that the calculated field - 25 Gauss - is an average over the entire outer core.
The magnetic flux lines of calculated field are presented in Fig.
Data in the report showed the measured and calculated field strengths in microwatts/[cm.
Another feature creates a calculated field from two other numerical fields.
Because every calculated field must have a name, Access will assign it "Expr1" (and the next calculated field without a name would be "Expr2," and so on).
Delete the YrMo calculated field since it isn't being used.