Is there a way to allow a user to input their name on a form but that field checks against a master table already containing their name?

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I will have a master table of all clients, another table/form that is an assessment that the client will have to completed. I want to have a relationship between the master table and the assessment table via the name field, but It cannot be a drop down as we do not want clients to see each other's name.
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Hey Neal. You could in theory do what you are asking, but it would have to match exactly. Also, this would not actually prevent a savvy user from getting to the data behind the scenes. What you might want to do instead is setup an advanced security model so that users are associated to a company and therefore can only see specific records.