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Dempsey

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About Dempsey

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    FM Coder
  • Birthday 08/02/1986

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    Male
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    UK

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    http://twitter.com/adamdempsey

FileMaker Experience

  • Skill Level
    Expert
  • FM Application
    11 Advanced

Platform Environment

  • OS Platform
    Windows
  • OS Version
    Windows 10
  1. Dempsey

    Where to download BaseElements ?

    You can download from the GitHub Releases page - https://github.com/GoyaPtyLtd/BaseElements-Plugin/releases
  2. Dempsey

    mooPlug development, bug tracker

    I haven't had the time to work on it for a long while now, but I don't want it to die out as I know there are people actively using it so I've been meaning to open source the project for a while. I hadn't noticed the bug tracker was offline, I've recently moved hosting providers so it must be since then, I'll check it out, thanks.
  3. Dempsey

    Goldmine & Filemaker

    Not sure what you mean by integration, if you mean 2 way then this is useless to you, but we migrated 3 Goldmine databases into an existing FileMaker database last year, I did it a bit of a long winded way but it worked for me: Exported the entire goldmine SQL DB to an Access Database. Used VBA within Access to export each table to a CSV. I made a VB6 app to create a FM file with matching table + field names Did a scripted imported of all of the CSVs into their matching tables. I then processed each record and looked up related data from different tables. It took some work getting the process working and figuring out which bits of data were stored where, but got there in the end. Attached is some documentation of the SQL database format which might be useful to you. GMTableDefinitions.pdf
  4. Dempsey

    Mooplug and Filemaker 12

    From my initial testing everything seems to work fine in FileMaker 12.
  5. It sounds like the file is read only, are you opening it directly from the zip file? If so extract it first then open it.
  6. Dempsey

    move or rename file plugin

    Have you tried it without the leading filewin:/ ? Eg "C:/Users/zoot/Downloads/phototest1.jpg" and "C:/Users/zoot/Downloads/phototest.jpg" ? You could also try another free plugin which can move files, such as the recently released BaseElements Plugin or MooPlug
  7. Dempsey

    MooPlug Crashing with Moo_FolderList()

    Thanks, handy to know :-) Hoping to get new release out soon, been far to busy lately
  8. Dempsey

    BackUp Strategy Question

    We have about 100 files with a few being > 1GB, split over 2 servers running backups every 30 minutes, then the files are copied to a remote server by an external script. We recently upgraded from FMS10 to FMS11 which decreased backup times from upto 10 minutes down to around 4. We currently run FMS on Win2003 on Virtual Machines, and we've noticed that backup performance was definitely much better when we were running FMS10 on Xserves. I'm currently being asked to further improve the backup times as for those few minutes each hour, all of out users are pretty much stuck. We already only backup some files every 30 mins and some only daily. Another thing I'm going to look into is archiving older data into a secondary file, particularly in our main data files which are over a GB, so that the active data is backed up more often than the static, archived data which can just be backed up daily. Looking forward to reading the replies from other developers and hoping to get some ideas on how we can improve our backups -)
  9. Dempsey

    Integrate SMS facility and dictionary

    I've used the Web Viewer combined with an online service such as http://www.textanywhere.net/ You may also fine some services which work via Email to SMS
  10. Dempsey

    Dialog Plugins :(

    You could try emailing the Plugin developer and see if he can add an option for making buttons bigger, he's always been very helpful when I've emailed him.
  11. Dempsey

    Export -> Excel with Custom Field names

    You could create a record at the beginning of the export where each field contains the name you want as the field name in excel. That's the only way I'm aware of that you can do it.
  12. Dempsey

    Bulk email plugins or script

    From FileMaker 10 onwards you can send emails directly via a SMTP server with within FileMaker. (More Info) If you want more options or would prefer to use a plugin, then you can see a list of email plugins at http://filemaker-plugins.com/features/email/
  13. Dempsey

    Small Mooplug script fixing job

    Which part exactly isn't working?
  14. Dempsey

    MooPlug Crashing with Moo_FolderList()

    No problems -) Glad that sorted it for you. As that is a beta version that is still being worked on there may be other problems so let me know if you have any issues.
  15. Dempsey

    MooPlug Crashing with Moo_FolderList()

    Can you try http://mooplug.com/files/MooPlug_Beta.zip and see if it fixes the problem for you? Thanks
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