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What would it cost to have someone make me a database using filemaker go on a single ipad for managing a lost and found inventory?  


What I would like it to do ... 

1.  log into the database each item being put in and by whom 

2. take a picture of each item 

3. print a sticker to affix to each item with a barcode so it can be referenced for disposal or pickup by owner

4. have email reminders for auditing on specific items that can perhaps only be stored for X hours before being destroyed (credit cards and such)

5. generate a weekly and monthly report for all activity in the lost and found safe.. 


Thanks.. Brian 



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