Jump to content

Search the Community

Showing results for tags 'windows server 2016'.

More search options

  • Search By Tags

    Type tags separated by commas.
  • Search By Author

Content Type

Community Forums

  • The New FileMaker Platform
  • Community Resources
    • Community Articles, Tips, & Techniques
    • FileMaker Marketplace Discussions
  • FileMaker Platform
    • FileMaker Interface Features
    • FileMaker Schema & Logical Functions
    • Brain Food
    • Legacy FileMaker Platform Discussions
    • Command Line Data Migration Tool
    • FileMaker Pro Advanced 17
  • FileMaker Go & Mobile Strategies
    • FileMaker Go for iPhone & iPad
    • iBeacon Support
    • FileMaker IOS App SDK
  • FileMaker and the Internet
    • FileMaker DataAPI
    • FileMaker WebDirect
    • Custom Web Publishing
  • FileMaker Server Administration
    • FileMaker Server 17
    • FileMaker Server 16
    • FileMaker Cloud
    • FileMaker Custom SSL Certificates
    • oAuth and External Server Authentication
  • FileMaker Security Management
    • Security Concepts
    • Intellectual Property
  • FMForums Affiliates & Sponsors
    • Productive Computing Support Forums
    • 360 Works Official Product Support Forums
    • Geist Interactive Product Support Forums
    • FileMaker Vendors
    • FileMaker Training Resources
  • FileMaker Classifieds
    • Announcements of FileMaker Product, Services or Resources
    • Classifieds
    • Tools Of The Trade
  • FM Forums Operations
    • FM Forums Feedback & Site News
    • Member Lounge
  • FileMaker Friday Night Chat's Topics


There are no results to display.

There are no results to display.


  • White Papers
  • Infographics
  • Samples
  • Solutions
  • FMGo
  • Plug-Ins
  • Tutorials

Product Groups

  • Site Donations
  • Site Advertising

Find results in...

Find results that contain...

Date Created

  • Start


Last Updated

  • Start


Filter by number of...


  • Start







Website URL




OS Version

Found 1 result

  1. I'm having multiple connection issues with FileMaker Server 16 running on a Windows 2016 VMWare server. Background: I had my solutions running on a virtual server hosted with FMS 15. I started to have problems with overnight scripts not running and random slowness. My VMWare vendor suggested moving FileMaker to a new virtual server. I figured as long as I was moving I might as well upgrade to FMS 16. That process was completed yesterday. The old server was called Bloodgood and the new one is Bonsai. I'm still having problems with my overnight scripts running and I think they're related to additional problems I'm having. I have a SSL certificate for the server. When I log into a database using FMPA 16 on the server, I get repeated errors that "the connection to fm.willowaynurseries.com:5003" is not encypted". I'll check off the box to always permit connection and hit the connect button and the lock will turn green. After a bit (seconds to minutes) the lock will turn orange and I'll get the connection message again. It is noteworthy that the SSL cert is ties to willowaynurseries.com and when the server was on Bloodgood if I tried to connect using the Remote button and let it find the local.Bloodgood server over the network I would get the connection error message but it didn't specify a port and once I told it to allow the connection I'd have no further problems. Also, if I open one of the overnight scripts, it shows that same message but also shows that scripts referenced in other databases are "unknown" (see attached). As I scroll through the script it will also pop up an "open file" dialogue box, but won't tell me what file it is trying to open. Even more oddly, none of this happens if I'm using FMPA 16 on my computer. Only if I use it on the server. Does anybody have any idea what might be happening or how to troubleshoot/resolve?

Important Information

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