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FileMaker Pro’s Lookup feature is something which comes from an era gone by. It was introduced WAAAY back when FileMaker was a flat file database. It was the method used get data from one file (which was one table) into another file. While the features found in Auto-enter fields are more than capable of handling most any data processing you might wish, it’s good to know what a Lookup field can be used for and when you might want to use it.
Link to the file if you don’t want to rebuild from scratch.
We’ll also go over this file a bit too.