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Database Schema & Business Logic

Buidling a solution requires a plan or Schema learn how to implement your plans.


FQL or FileMaker Query Language

Discussions about Execute SQL function, and SQL syntax for your your database logic.

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WHERE IN clause with multip... - last post by bcooney

Remote Container Fields

Discussions regarding remote container fields for FM12 and FMS12

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  • 270 replies
What gives with insert soun... - last post by Lee Smith

Calculation Engine (Define Fields)

  1. Function of the Day

Field Types, Field Options, and those wonderful Calculation Functions!

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recurring dates - last post by MikeKD


Creating and developing relationships, creating children, avoiding orphans.

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Clarifying 1:1 intent - last post by Rick Whitelaw

External Data Sources

Implementing and utilizing External Data (SQL) Sources (ESS) in your solution.

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  • 3,014 replies
View without primary key - last post by El_Pablo

Managing Scripts

Writing efficient automated tasks with scripts, managing complex business logic, passing parameters, debugging and error trapping.

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Parse a text field when the... - last post by WF7A

Finding & Searching

Using the find mode and or relationships to search or find record sets.

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Using variables with repeti... - last post by Hijack

Importing & Exporting

Getting data in and out of FileMaker.

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Importing Records w/ Secure... - last post by Wickerman

Value Lists

Working with value lists, pop up lists, conditional menus, radio buttons, and check boxes.

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Sorting a value list - last post by Raybaudi

Custom Functions

  1. fmfunctions.com,
  2. Brian Dunnings' Custom Functions,
  3. Custom Function Library

General Discussions on developing custom functions with FileMaker Advanced

  • 416 topics
  • 2,256 replies
error in custom function - last post by Lee Smith

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