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FileMaker 16 Overview

The FileMaker 16 platform continues to be the leader in creating powerful custom applications rapidly for organizations all around the world while working seamlessly across Mobile, Windows, Mac, and the web. FileMaker 16 Overview David Happersberger dbservices.com

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Build or Buy (Should I Learn FileMaker?)

It is no secret that custom applications are immensely beneficial to organizations. The question becomes, should I pay for external experts to create a solution for me, or should we have someone in house build the app. Build or Buy (Should I Learn FileMaker?) David Happersberger dbservices.com

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FileMaker QuickBooks Online Integration

Many companies use both QuickBooks and FileMaker end up having to do double data entry from one system to the next. In this article, we will demonstrate how you can eliminate the hassle of manually copying the information by integrating your FileMaker solution with QuickBooks online. Includes demo and sample file! FileMaker QuickBooks Online Integration David Happersberger dbservices.com

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Apple's Secret Subsidiary

When you think of Apple you probably aren't thinking about custom software solutions are you? Learn more about FileMaker and how you can create custom application specific to individual business needs! Apple's Secret Subsidiary   David Happersberger dbservices.com

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Building a Dynamic and Robust FileMaker System

Have you ever inherited a system built by someone else, changed a field’s name and everything stopped working? The issue, hardcoded names used in indirection, makes the system fragile. FileMaker provides developers many methods to add flexibility using indirection. However when these instances of indirection are not treated properly they will raise all sorts of problems. In this article you will learn best practices regarding indirection that will help you build a dynamic and robust FileMaker sy

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Why Your Business Should Use a Custom App

Businesses are realizing that off the shelf apps just aren’t meeting the unique organizational and process oriented needs of their company as well as a custom app is able to. Custom apps are helping businesses manage scattered data and processes better than ever. Organizations are more efficient, more effective, want a better way to work, and better insights to make decisions. Learn why there has never been a better time to build a custom app for your organization. Why Your Business Should

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Integrating FileMaker With RESTful APIs

REST APIs are a universal standard for interacting with other programs and services, so by learning REST you can greatly expand the capabilities of what FileMaker can do, and the services it can interact with. If you've ever wanted to integrate FileMaker with Google Maps, Google Calendar, Microsoft SharePoint, or many other great services, you'll want to learn what RESTful APIs are and how to use them. Includes video and sample download file. Integrating FileMaker with RESTful APIs

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Integrating FileMaker and SharePoint Using Microsoft Graph

Do you have documents that need to be shared on multiple platforms? Learn how to integrate FileMaker with SharePoint via Microsoft Graph API. Includes a free sample file and demo!   Integrating FileMaker and SharePoint Using Microsoft Graph David Happersberger www.dbservices.com

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FileMaker Barcode Techniques

Are you interested in using barcodes in your FileMaker application? Learn more as we look at which barcoding options you can use and the various ways to implement barcodes. Free demo file included! FileMaker Barcode Techniques               David Happersberger www.dbservices.com

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FileMaker Cloud Overview

Have you heard of the new addition to the FileMaker family, FileMaker Cloud? Learn more in our overview which also includes a demo of the setup! There are a lot of reasons that FileMaker Cloud would be a great fit for you and your organization, between minimal impact of IT staff and/or technical staff for doing updates and deployment, to the benefits of AWS responsible for security and scalability, FileMaker Cloud is a huge benefit and addition to the FileMaker Family. FileMaker Cloud

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FileMaker and Stripe Integration

Do you need a simple, convenient way to process a wide variety of payments with your business app? Learn how to integrate Stripe with FileMaker. Includes a free demo file! FileMaker and Stripe Integration               David Happersberger www.dbservices.com

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Integrating FileMaker and Salesforce using Zapier

With the power of Zapier, different applications can be integrated into your FileMaker solution and overall business with ease. Learn how to integrate Salesforce with FileMaker. Free download included with video example. Integrating FileMaker and Salesforce using Zapier David Happersberger www.dbservices.com

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FileMaker Cross Platform Notifications

Keep your users informed with the use of simple notifications. Using FileMaker and a service called Pushover we can easily leverage cross platform notifications with advanced features like message priority, which allows you to repeat a notification until the user acknowledges it. Free demo included!   FileMaker Cross Platform Notifications David Happersberger www.dbservices.com

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Archiving Email in FileMaker

Want to improve your CRM? FileMaker email integration allows you to view and archive emails directly in FileMaker! Learn more and check out the free sample file! Archiving Email in FileMaker David Happersberger www.dbservices.com

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FileMaker 15 Starter Solutions

If you are looking to build a new application but don't want to start from the ground up, there is a Starter Solution for you! We review the Starter Solutions available in FileMaker 15 and what is best to begin with. FileMaker 15 Starter Solutions David Happersberger www.dbservices.com

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FileMaker Portal In-Line Progress Bar

The Portal In-Line Progress Bar, one of FileMaker 15’s new performance-based features, brings with it the separation of a layout’s non-portal and portal rendering tasks. This means users are no longer forced to wait for cumbersome portals to load before being able to interact with a window’s content. FileMaker Portal In-Line Progress Bar David Happersberger www.dbservices.com

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FileMaker App Extensions

FileMaker has made it easier than ever to share data with other apps with the introduction of app extensions with FileMaker Go. Check out the article to learn more and watch the video. FileMaker App Extensions David Happersberger www.dbservices.com

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FileMaker Go Touch ID & 3D Touch

Frequent FileMaker Go user? Learn more about FileMaker Go Touch ID and 3D Touch adding more security and convenience to your FileMaker experience. Video included! FileMaker Go Touch ID & 3D Touch David Happersberger www.dbservices.com

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FileMaker Server Top Call Logging

FileMaker Server Top Call Statistics Log gives the ability to track the heaviest client usage periods, pinpointing the client requests that take the longest, allowing to quickly and efficiently investigate. Learn more and watch the video here!  FileMaker Server Top Call Logging David Happersberger www.dbservices.com

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FileMaker 15 Security Enhancements

With the focus on protecting data these days it's nice to see FileMaker improvement of security. Learn more here, video included! FileMaker 15 Security Enhancements David Happersberger www.dbservices.com

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FileMaker 15 User Interface

The FileMaker platform is a constantly evolving and improving ecosystem. The latest version of FileMaker has overhauled the user interface in a number of ways. The FileMaker application UI is extremely important because it is the backdrop of every FileMaker app. Video included!  FileMaker 15 User Interface   David Happersberger https://www.dbservices.com/

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FileMaker iBeacons

FileMaker 15 provides us with the ability to interact with iBeacon devices using FileMaker Go. This means with some setup we can associate data in our FileMaker solution with physical locations and have our iOS devices access them via the iBeacon technology. Free Sample File included! FileMaker iBeacons David Happersberger www.dbservices.com

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FileMaker WebDirect Phone Support

FileMaker WebDirect has been redesigned to be compatible with mobile phones. In the previous release, FileMaker added support for tablet browsers. FileMaker 15 takes it a step further by providing support for mobile phones. Although you could access WebDirect with a phone before, it was not officially supported, mainly due to dialogs being too small for user interaction. FileMaker WebDirect Phone Support David Happersberger www.dbservices.com

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FileMaker 15 What's New

FileMaker 15 is here! See what's new with the FileMaker Platform! FileMaker 15 What's New Article   David Happersberger www.dbservices.com

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FileMaker Google Route Optimization

Do you travel a lot for your job and need the best route possible to save time and money? Learn how to connect your FileMaker solution with the Google Maps Directions API for route optimization! Free sample file and video included.  FileMaker Google Route Optimization   David Happersberger www.dbservices.com

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