Jump to content


  • Content Count

  • Joined

  • Last visited

  • Days Won


bcooney last won the day on March 13

bcooney had the most liked content!

Community Reputation

128 Excellent

About bcooney

  • Rank

Profile Information

  • Title
    Application developer
  • Gender
  • Location
    Long Island, NY

FileMaker Experience

  • Skill Level
  • FM Application

Platform Environment

  • OS Platform
  • OS Version
    High Sierra

FileMaker Partner

  • Certification
  • Membership
    FileMaker TechNet
    FileMaker Business Alliance
    FIleMaker Platinum Member

Recent Profile Visitors

20,941 profile views
  1. Not sure what you mean by identifiers. Perhaps you mean the foreign key? Since this table ( maybe in its own file) , can relate to many entities, perhaps add ParentEntityId and EntityTypeId? If you use UUIDs, it is highly unlikely that any parent from across all entities that relate to your container would have the same uuid. EntityType table would have a row for each possible parent entity. For example, “Invoice” is entitytype 1. We typically don’t use uuids on a lookup table.
  2. We set up a staging server. Copy over production and then migrate dev to the staging server.
  3. Set Variable [ $$PATH.DATA ; Value: "fmnet:/###/@@@_v1_0_13" ] Where is the external data source? You cannot use a relative path? see https://fmhelp.filemaker.com/help/17/fmp/en/index.html#page/FMP_Help%2Fcreating-file-paths.html%23ww1087742
  4. Also, I believe that you need to be careful of last window closed. Doesn't that load briefly before first window open?
  5. Here's a very useful community thread.https://community.filemaker.com/docs/DOC-8174 See Josh's comment: It is important to set the $$Path in a script that does NOT have any use of the $$Path.
  6. Just in case you’re not aware of this well known Filemaker solution: https://proofgroup.com/software-services/academics/
  7. Shouldn't have to go through this, Dellana. Good job sticking with it!
  8. It might not exist. I don’t know fm starting point. But, in any accounting system , an order to a vendor IS a PO.
  9. Did you change the settings of the container to interactive? btw, I do not have adobe installed on my Mac.
  10. The "Assets" starter file has a nice big container to use for testing. I changed its settings to Interactive: then right-clicked to Insert PDF. Can you do the same and test on your workstation? Perhaps this discussion is relevant to your setup? https://community.filemaker.com/message/779329?commentID=779329#comment-779329
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.