I want to use the same header on all my layouts in FileMaker Pro 15 Advanced but I can't seem to find a way to accomplish it. I read on Google and other forums that there is no way to do it, however the posts I found are all at least a year or two old. Did they add a way to do it in FileMaker 15 or do I still need to duplicate a layout to get the same header on a different one?
Thanks in advance,
By William Slim
I'm having an issue with my Macbook air seeing 'Connection Failed' for only one dev server, despite other devices being able to see it. Setup as follows:
Macbook Air: FM 14 & 15 - able to see 2 AWS dev servers + 1 client server (via vpn) - Personal AWS Dev server = CONNECTION FAILED
Windows 7: FM 14 & 15 - able to see all of the above, no issues
Ipad 3: FM Go 14 & 15 - able to see all of the above, no issues
The Mac OS is Sierra and the Dev server it won't connect to is now running FMS 15 (upgrade from 14 though this didn't fix the issue). I've spent hours looking through forums etc and have tried deleting the PEM files in the 14 install but to no avail.
I'm stumped! Does anyone have any ideas on this?
Troi Automatisering releases Troi Serial Plug-in 4.5.1 for FileMaker Pro 15
March 2, 2017, Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands--Troi Automatisering today announced the availability of Troi Serial Plug-in 4.5.1 for FileMaker Pro 15.
What is Troi Serial Plug-in?
Troi Serial Plug-in gives FileMaker Pro easy and powerful access to external devices with a serial interface:
- Read from and write to the (virtual) serial ports of the computer directly from FileMaker Pro without the need of a separate application.
- Native FileMaker script triggering, to get incoming data into the database.
- "Serial_Control" function to temporarily suspend the incoming data stream and resume it when you are interested in the data.
- "Wait for Match" function to wait for a specific text before triggering.
- The possibility to open an unlimited number of serial ports and to trigger different scripts for different ports.
Easy integration of weighing scales with FileMaker
Our customer Claus Lavendt of DataManix.com made a video demonstrating how to connect FileMaker Pro to a weighing scale. The video shows how you can automatically store the readings from a weighing scale in your FileMaker database with the help of Troi Serial Plug-in. "This plugin is great and very stable", Claus said. You can watch his video here: http://thebrainbasket.com/?p=517
What is new in version 4.5.1?
Version 4.5.1 is a maintenance update. In this version we fixed a bug in the Serial_Receive function, where in some cases not all data would be returned directly. We also updated the code in several places to make the plug-in more robust and made several small improvements to the example files.
More detailed information on all changes and improvements implemented in Troi Serial Plug-in 4.5.1 and earlier can be found at: www.troi.com/software/serialhistory.html.
Pricing & Availability
A fully functional demo version of Troi Serial Plug-in 4.5.1 is available for downloading at Troi's web site at: www.troi.com/software/serialplugin.html.
Troi Serial Plug-in 4.5.1 works with FileMaker Pro 12 to 15. The plug-in also works with FileMaker Server 12 to 15 as a server-side plug-in and as a plug-in used by the web publishing engine and WebDirect. The plug-in is available for Mac OS X 10.6 to 10.12 and for Windows 7 to 10.
A cross platform developer license costs US$ 999. Details can be found on our web site. You can order licenses from our web site.
Upgrading to version 4.5.1 is free and recommended for all users of version 4.5: version 4.5.1 works with the same registration as the 4.5 version. Users who bought a license for Troi Serial Plug-in on or after May 12, 2015 are entitled to a free upgrade to version 4.5.1. Eligible users have been sent a new 4.5 registration. Contact us if you have not received yours.
Upgrades from a cross platform developer license bought before May 12, 2015 are available from US$ 499. You can order upgrades from our web site.
Troi Automatisering releases Troi File Plug-in 8.6.1 for FileMaker Pro 15
Updated file management plug-in for FileMaker Pro 15 improves UnZIP, Metadata and several other functions.
Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands, 23 January, 2017--Troi Automatisering today announced the immediate availability of Troi File Plug-in 8.6.1 for FileMaker Pro 15.
What is new in version 8.6.1?
Version 8.6.1 is a maintenance update of our plug-in for manipulating external files and folders directly from FileMaker Pro. In this version we improved the handling on Windows of certain ZIP files with the TrFile_UnZIP function. This version also improves parsing newer PDF versions, like PDF 1.7 with the TrFile_MetaData( "-GetPDFDescription") function. On MacOS X the TrFile_MetaData( "-GetMovieDescription") function now returns timecode data for movies. Several other functions were improved as well and we fixed some potential problems with the DragAndDrop function on macOS X.
More detailed information on all changes and improvements implemented in Troi File Plug-in 8.6.1 and earlier can be found at: http://www.troi.com/software/filehistory.html
Pricing & Availability
A fully functional demo version of Troi File Plug-in 8.6.1 is available for downloading at Troi's Web site at: http://www.troi.com/software/fileplugin.html
Licenses cost US$ 99 per user. Details on developer licenses and multi-user discounts can be found on our web site. You can order licenses from our web site.
Upgrading to version 8.6.1 is free and recommended for all users of version 8.5 and 8.6: version 8.6.1 works with the same registration as the 8.5 version. Users who bought a license for Troi File Plug-in on or after November 1st, 2015 are entitled to a free upgrade to version 8.6.1. Eligible users have been sent a new 8.5 registration. Contact us if you have not received yours.
Upgrades from licenses bought before November 1st, 2015, are available from US$ 59 per user. Upgrade prices for other licenses can be found on our web site. You can order upgrades from our web site.
[FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE]
24U Software releases 24U Phone Companion 2.1
The popular cross-platform telephony integration for FileMaker Pro has been updated for 64-bit FileMaker Pro 14 and 15
Prague, CZ -- November 23, 2016
24U Software has released a new version of 24U Phone Companion, adding full support for 64-bit architecture of FileMaker Pro 14 and FileMaker Pro 15.
What's new in version 2.1:
- Added support for 64-bit FileMaker Pro 14 and 15
- Added support for phone numbers starting with 0
- Improved registration interface
- The minimum supported version of FileMaker Pro is now 12
How 24U Phone Companion works
24U Phone Companion uses a 3rd party middleware (ilink TeamCall Lite) to talk to the connected phone system. Thanks to the middleware, many popular PBX brands are supported by 24U Phone Companion.
The middleware talks to the PBX and tells it what to do with the user's phone. The PBX then controls the user's desk phone and handles calls.
FileMaker solutions equipped with 24U Phone Companion 2.0 can:
- dial, accept or hang up phone calls with a click of a button
- pop up a notification when an incoming call is received
- instantly lookup the caller’s record in contacts database
- log incoming, outgoing, and missed calls
- check the current status of a phone line
- route call to another extension
- access other, PBX-specific, features of the connected phone system
System Requirements and Compatibility
24U Phone Companion 2.1 requires OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion or newer and FileMaker Pro 12 or newer. Recommended is OS X 10.10 and FileMaker Pro 14 or newer.
Windows Vista and FileMaker Pro 12 are minimum requirements for using the plug-in on the Windows platform. Windows 8.1 or newer and FileMaker Pro 14 or newer are recommended.
Phone Systems Compatibility
24U Phone Companion has already been successfully integrated with the following phone systems:
Panasonic KX-TDA 30, Aastra 800, Asterisk Open Source, Avaya IP Office 500, Cisco CallManager, Siemens HiPath 3350, Ascotel IntelliGate 300.
Many other phone systems are supported but have not yet been tested by our own implementation of Phone Companion. Full list of supported phone systems is available at:
Availability and Pricing
24U Phone Companion 2.1 is immediately available for download as a free fully functional 14-days trial version, which can be activated after purchasing a license. Trial version of the ilink TeamCall Lite middleware is limited to 3 telephone lines.
To implement this product into a working solution, at least one PBX license and one user license is necessary. 24U Phone Companion comes with a middleware ilink TeamCall Lite by default. Owners of a full version of the ilink TeamCall middleware can get just Phone Companion (w/o TeamCall) for a special price.
More info: http://www.24usoftware.com/PhoneCompanion
Licenses for 24U Phone Companion start at US$79 per user and US$840 per PBX
Phone Companion 2.1 is a free update for customers who purchased 24U Phone Companion 2.0. Current customers of 24U Phone Companion 1.0 can upgrade to the new version at 30% off.
Optional Premium Support and Implementation services are available with the purchase of 24U Phone Companion 2.1.
About 24U Software
With a team of full-time testers, web, plug-in, Mac, Windows, Linux, iOS, and Android native app developers, and FileMaker certified developers, led by the FileMaker DevCon 2015 Developer Cup champion, 24U excels in taking care of existing FileMaker solutions, optimizing their performance, identifying and resolving potential issues and liabilities, improving reliability, stability and scalability, integrating them with other systems including various hardware devices, and extending them beyond expectation.
As a platinum member of the FileMaker Business Alliance, we help global businesses around the world to maintain sustainable growth by working with their in-house developers or completely taking care of the maintenance and development of their business solutions.
Software Division Manager, 24U s.r.o.
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