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  Posted by Paul de Halle in Linear Blue, 17 April 2014 - - - - - - · 49 views

FileMaker zealot and all round good guy Egbert Friedrich is putting together the next European FileMaker Unconference, having previously run the successful Berlin PauseOnError in the past. The conference is open to one and all, across Europe and beyond. Berlin: 2nd – 4th June 2014 Where nhow Hotel, Stralauser Allee 3, 10245 Berlin Find out...

Where is the Remote ?!? Part 1, Referencing a Remote Container

  Posted by JerrySalem in Philly FileMaker User Group, 16 April 2014 - - - - - - · 113 views

Remote containers are a great new feature in FileMaker.  It lets you keep the size of your databases smaller.  I have one database that went from over 6GB to just 500MB when I moved the containers from internal to remote.  It made the backups faster and saved a lot of space on their backups!  In this first installment of a short series about con...

FileMaker Publishes Case Study featuring GoMaps and GoZync

  Posted by John Sindelar in SeedCode, 14 April 2014 - - - - - - · 66 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...

How Much Do FileMaker Developers Make?

  Posted by mollyc in Thorsen Consulting, 10 April 2014 - - - - - - · 225 views

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FileMaker annonce FileMaker Training Series : Notions de base et Advanced pour FileMaker 13

  Posted by Olivier Devriese in Le Blog FileMaker, 03 April 2014 - - - - - - · 50 views

Le programme d’autoformation officiel pour apprendre les meilleures pratiques d’aide au développement de solutions avec la plateforme FileMaker 13 FileMaker, Inc. présente son tout nouveau programme de formation pour la<br/><a href="http://www.leblogfm.fr/post/2014/04/03/filemaker-annonce-filemaker-training-series-notions-de-base-et-...


Protect Your FileMaker Server and Files From A Vulnerability

Posted by Steven H. Blackwell in FileMaker Security Blog, 01 April 2014 - - - - - - · 706 views

I have recently learned that there may be any number of FileMaker Server installations world-wide that are hosting files that open automatically without credentials challenge to the [Full Access] Privilege Set. The default-installed FileMaker Server Sample File is one of these; however, there are others.

This is not such a good practice. Such files off...

FileMaker Developer Conference 2014 explores “Business without Boundaries” using the FileMaker 13 Platform

  Posted by Excelisys in Excelisys' Blog, 26 March 2014 - - - - - - · 108 views

<p><a href="http://www.filemaker.com/developers/devcon/ "><img class=" wp-image-1120 alignleft" alt="FileMaker Developer Conference" src="http://www.excelisys.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/devcon_14_banner_horz.png" width="223" height="93" /></a></p>
<h3>More than 70 expert-led sessions abo...

Sending Email from FileMaker using Mandrill

Posted by Daniel Wood in FileMaker Weetbicks, 21 March 2014 - - - - - - · 148 views

UPDATE 27 March: The demo file included with the article now supports Insert from URL ! Both plugin and Insert methods are available in the example file. The article has also been updated to reflect this.

When sending Email from FileMaker the most popular methods are the 'Send Mail' script step or a plugin. In this article we explore another method thro...

Filemaker Slide Control

Posted by Manjit Behera in Manjit Behera, 17 February 2014 - - - - - - · 277 views
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Free Right Now: Work Time, Clock & More

  Posted by Hal Gumbert in CampSoftware, Hal Gumbert, 06 December 2013 - - - - - - · 306 views

Sometimes I need to keep an eye on the time and I normally use Weather Clock, this this is very nice as well: Work Time


Generating Sample Data

  Posted by Kevin Frank in FileMaker Hacks, 01 December 2013 - - - - - - · 242 views

Have you ever wanted to generate sample data for one of your solutions that was random in certain ways, but within a defined range or scope? For example, from an existing table of customers… choose 20 at random create between 4 and 8 invoices for each of them dated anywhere between 1 September and 31 […]


Paperless form | Data Collection | iPad Business | Custom Business Solution | Skeleton Key

  Posted by Skeleton Key in Skeleton Key's Blog, 30 October 2013 - - - - - - · 324 views

<p><a href="/blog/The-Paperless-Form-Data-Collection-with-iPad-and-iphone"><br /><h1>The Paperless Form: Data Collection with iPad and iPhone</h1>
<p></p></a><br /><b>Date:</b> December 10, 2013<br /><b>Time:</b> 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Cen...

Best practices in layout design for FMGo

Posted by Surya Kanta Mekap in Surya Kanta Mekap's Blog, 17 September 2013 - - - - - - · 352 views
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1) To create an iOS friendly layout for FMGo, the best practice is to minimize the amount of horizontal and vertical scrolling required to interact on your layout. To achieve the same, we should make a single layout for iPhone having size 320W X 255H and for iPad having size 768W X 673H (instead of making two layouts one for landscape and one for portrait...

Dotleft announces their solution FREE! FREE! and FREE!

Posted by Cliff Zhou in DotLeft's Blog, 12 September 2013 - - - - - - · 338 views

Today Dotleft announces their email solution - Project FileMasiler - FREE!
Please visit www.dotleft.com to download the new free vertion!

For the new version, you can edit Picture in filemaker and create picture catalog easilly!
Welcome to leave message on my private forums http://www.moot.it/filemaker , to help me improve this free solution!

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Interesting quirk for unrelated field reference in field definition

  Posted by David Jondreau in Wing Forward Solutions, 01 May 2013 - - - - - - · 169 views

One apparent limitation of using ExSQL() in the separation model is that you can’t use unrelated tables in a field definition. So you’d need to related all your tables to one another.I just discovered that you can bypass that limitation simply by wrapping your statement in a Let() and declaring a variable that includes wrapping a fie...

FM and MySQL Views - let MySQL do the dirty work beforehand

Posted by ah in Filemaker - an amateur's view, 04 January 2013 - - - - - - · 668 views

How I got a list with data from MySQL in less than 1 second with a SQL VIEW - from an awful 20-25 seconds when going through relationships between multiple tables from the MySQL database. My Filemaker solution is integrated with a MySQL database that has been highly normalized for different reasons.This means that a simple list with 4 different fields can...

GoBillit needs your help!

Posted by GoBillit in GoBillit, 04 September 2012 - - - - - - · 529 views

We're seeking help from you, the FileMaker community, to bring our FileMaker Go solution, GoBillit, to market. You can support us on Indiegogo at http://www.indiegogo.com/gobillit! Every contribution is greatly appreciated.

We've also created a group on LinkedIn for FileMaker Go developers to come...

What's Netsky Virus and ways to get rid of it

Posted by londiel in londiel's Blog, 24 July 2012 - - - - - - · 714 views

What's Netsky Virus and ways to get rid of it

One of the most scary terms in most computer terminologies is the personal computer viruses. I personally have employed the term "scary" simply because it truly is regarding the particular people who use computers. The PC, we all are very well mindful, keeps our significant information and...

FM 5.5 Server

Posted by jazyjim24 in jazyjim24's Blog, 27 April 2012 - - - - - - · 924 views

I currently use Filmaker 5.5 server & 5.5 Pro, server is running on windows small business server 2003 the client machines are mixed between XP & Windows 7 - All runs well.

However we want to upgrade our server to windows 2011 - Will Server 5.5 still work?

Also can anyone tell me if we can increase our 10 user licence on 5.5 Server?

Thanks Jim

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