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FileMaker Publishes Case Study featuring GoMaps and GoZync

  Posted by John Sindelar, 14 April 2014 - - - - - - · 52 views

“In our industry, we don’t get big game-changers very often.” – Jason LarsonJason Larson’s sweet mod of GoMaps for Braun Electric.We’re very psyched to see FileMaker, Inc. recognize Braun Electric’s very cool FileMaker Go deployment using GoMaps and GoZync. Read the full case study here.Learn more about the Se...

Run Your Own Scripts from Google Maps: fmp urls in FileMaker Pro

  Posted by John Sindelar, 08 April 2014 - - - - - - · 140 views

SeedCode’s ProMaps lets you add your own links to Google Maps: users can click on a pin and run your own FileMaker scripts–going to that pin’s record in your FileMaker layout, for example.While ProMaps could always do this for hosted files, FileMaker’s 13v2 update now lets scripts like these run locally, not just when you...

Why you can’t sync with Import Records

  Posted by John Sindelar, 31 March 2014 - - - - - - · 109 views

Todd Geist has put together a great video showing how imports will let you down when you’re syncing records. Tricky stuff, but the basics are very well explained in this video. (Import failing begins at 11:40)FM13 demo file from Todd’s transaction demo; you can download this here.Todd’s article/video also includes a pretty cool...

Preview: SeedCode Calendar in Web Direct.

  Posted by John Sindelar, 27 March 2014 - - - - - - · 110 views

Needless to say, we’re pretty psyched about what’s possible in Web Direct…SeedCode’s Pro Calendar in Web DirectEditing a record in Web Direct.An alternate theme for the Pro Calendar in Web Direct.Learn more about FileMaker’s Web Direct.So when can I get it?I’m Already Using SeedCode CalendarGood news: the Web...

FileMaker DevCon 2014: The Year in Review

  Posted by John Sindelar, 26 March 2014 - - - - - - · 104 views

John Sindelar will be presenting The Year in Review at this year’s FileMaker Developer Conference.

“I get to see so much cool work from other developers over the course of the year, I’m thrilled for this opportunity to showcase some of it. I’ll be highlighting what our peers are finding most valuable in the newest v...

Leadership: change the story

  Posted by John Sindelar, 24 March 2014 - - - - - - · 138 views

“Q: How do we change the future? A: Change the story people tell themselves about the future they will live in.”“Seen through this lens, effective leadership is made up of of just two core disciplines:Forging plausible, inspiring stories about the future we wish for ourselves, our families, our companies or our communities,andS...

Game Developer Wanted (to be)

  Posted by John Sindelar, 18 March 2014 - - - - - - · 117 views

That’s the restroom key at DevLocal where FileMaker-Seattle meets.Are we all just frustrated game developers? I know that’s what got me excited about computers and I wonder how much of that original impulse still motivates what we do. Is that why we’re so into the animations and effects afforded by FileMaker 13?Is that why folk...

Updated our article on FM13 Popover Workarounds

  Posted by John Sindelar, 24 February 2014 - - - - - - · 175 views

Just updated our Dec 5 article on popover workarounds to include notes on conditionally opening popovers and  telling when a popover is open.Here’s the article.Enjoy!There’s more; click above to check out the whole article.The post Updated our article on FM13 Popover Workarounds appeared first on SeedCode.


Calendar Mods – Screenshot

  Posted by John Sindelar, 14 February 2014 - - - - - - · 206 views

Got this great screen shot in from Brent Foster at fastcuts.tv where they use our calendar layout to schedule video production…Brent’s addition of Out, Room, Users, and Resource columns to the calendarMost developers don’t take enough advantage of how easy it is to add columns to the day view of our Pro Calendar: easy and looks...

Syncing Found Sets

  Posted by John Sindelar, 11 February 2014 - - - - - - · 140 views

Developers love that GoZync can be set to pull just a found set of records down to an iPhone or iPad. Folks use this to deliver just one user’s records–usually very specific things like “my customer visits for today” or “my active orders in this territory”.The QuickContact example file from GoZync: modded to s...

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