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Prompting for Sort Columns in Prompted Query

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000059420D
Original Publication Date: 1988-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-16

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Hernandez, IH Ogden, WC Sordi, JJ [+details]

Abstract

A method is described which prompts the user to specify the sort order in which rows will appear in a report by presenting a list of the selectable columns. Columns listed are only those columns already defined in the query.