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  1. #1
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    Unanswered: What fields should I use iin a relationship

    Hi,

    There is a little background to this question in my first thread found here

    http://www.dbforums.com/microsoft-ac...ml#post6376058

    If you read that you'll see the schema I'm using and that I'm making a relationship change. But I'm not sure what fields to involve in the new relationship.

    These are the relation ships as they currently are:
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    And I'm proposing to relate the Log table to Staff_on_project by a combination of the staff_id and project_id fields, instead of linking the Log table directly to project.

    Does this sound right?

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    The primary keys need to match up to your two foreign keys (project_id and staff_id).
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