Dynamic Portal Search with FileMaker 14

2016-11-01T17:01:16+00:00 By |

So here is another one of those things I can’t live without, it's really the custom function that drives this post and was created by FileMaker Inspirations but that I constantly use because of how fast it is. So lets see what it can do. I should note that you need to have FileMaker Pro [...]

FileMaker 14 Resources

2015-05-15T12:50:19+00:00 By |

Last year I wrote a post FileMaker 13 Certification Exam Resources, while the exam for FileMaker 14 is not currently out yet these are great FileMaker 14 resources to start with and you'll be referencing with all the really cool features FileMaker 14 has to offer. I recommend starting with the FIleMaker Training Series: Basics book [...]

FileMaker 14 Platform is Here!

2016-11-01T17:01:16+00:00 By |

What a way to Celebrate 30 Years of FileMaker with The FileMaker 14 Platform! Cheers to the Team at FileMaker! They have really knocked this one out of the park! This is one seriously FAST and feature packed release. Let's start with Speed: 64-Bit, yes our desktops will be cruising along with the fastest [...]

Creating a Next Call Reminder

2016-11-01T17:01:16+00:00 By |

FileMaker is awesome. Over 20 million units in 15 languages are in the hands of organizations through out the world. FileMaker is at home on iPad, iPhone, Windows, Mac and the web. Downloads of FileMaker Go have exceeded 1,000,000. If you have FileMaker Pro or FileMaker Pro Advanced their are 16 starter solutions professionally prepared [...]

From Starter Solution to Relational Database

2016-11-01T17:01:16+00:00 By |

Today we will explore the option of using the contacts starter solution that comes with FileMaker Pro and FileMaker Pro Advanced and expanding it to meet our needs. In short we will expand the Contacts Template to a Relational Database. On March 12th. we briefly discussed what an awesome job FileMaker has accomplished with the [...]

PSoS – Perform Script on Server Part 2

2016-11-01T17:01:16+00:00 By |

Welcome to PSoS - Perform Script on Server Part 2. In PSoS - Perform Script on Server Part 1 I showed how to create a record on the server and come back to a portal row to fill in the information. In Part 2 I decided to show how to delete a record using Perform [...]

PSoS – Perform Script on Server Part 1

2016-11-01T17:01:16+00:00 By |

Here is a script step if you haven’t used yet then you really should. I’m going to give an entry level introduction to it in this post but watch for more posts expanding on how it can be used further. For this demo we have a Account table and Contacts table. While there are a [...]

FileMaker Pro Function Review—Auto-Enter Serial Number

2016-11-01T17:01:16+00:00 By |

FileMaker Pro Function Review—Auto-Enter Serial Number You may have previously seen our blog posts that focused on reviewing FileMaker Pro functions. We have decided to turn this into a series that will post on a bi-weekly basis. These function posts are targeted to our beginner FileMaker friends, but anyone interested in refreshing their knowledge on the various functions of [...]