Further, the per meal costs I mentioned aren't necessarily comparable because the number of guests present varied and my general ledger memo field
was not used to capture the size of the dinner parties.
A second attractive feature allows the user to create a special variable length field, called the memo field
. This field is used for annotations or comments, and can be up to 5,000 characters long.
The help fields allow the data entry person to standardize the information in each field, particularly the memo field
. A navigation line at the bottom of the screen tells the user how to access the memo field
and how to obtain help.
The memo field
type--a special kind of character field in which a large number of characters may be stored for extensive notes--permits reference ranges to be stored for each test.
The new version 3.1.7 of ezPaycheck small business payroll software includes an expanded Memo field
, which can be combined with the custom payment field to easily notate pay-by-mile or pay-by-stops payroll calculations.
Hospital, c/o Development Office, 125 Nashua St., Boston, MA 02114, with "Naomi Padell" in the Memo field
. Donations will be directed to the Brain Injury program, in her memory.
Don't expect searches for a given string of characters in a memo field
to be very fast, however.
Updated “Generating New Paycheck” screen - includes a new Help button on the screen and new Memo field
for more detailed notes.
dBASE Memo Field
dBASE's MEMO field
permits varying length data but there is no way to use it in DBASE III program-driven applications.
Released in May, version 3.1.7 of ezPaycheck small business payroll software includes an expanded Memo field
, which can be combined with the custom payment field to easily notate pay-by-piece or pay-by-stops payroll calculations.
Customers can now add more information in each field (total of 40 characters in the memo field
and 100 characters in the note field) to help them remember what the payment was for and any special actions that need to be taken regarding the payment.
Watch also for text or memo fields
. If the new system can index all meaningful text for the users to perform word (a.k.a.