data entry validation

data entry validation

Testing the input to a database for correctness. See validity checking.
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The benefits of the PDREP PQDR method include real-time tracking of PQDRs, auto-fill forms and data entry validation. Search functions, reports and notifications are fully enabled.
Given that the people doing content management are typically using an up-to-date Web browser, it is possible to add some elements of client-side programming for data entry validation. A succession of additional server-side rules are in place to check content before it is placed in the data store, which may have a further set of rules to ensure data integrity.