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Guy Stevens FMP Channel - YouTube

Guy Stevens FMP Channel - YouTube | Filemaker Info | Scoop.it
Welcome to my channel of Filemaker Video's. Here I try to teach you handy tricks and techniques to use in your FIlemaker databases. You can also visit my Ude...
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FM 13: Pseudo Indexing

FM 13: Pseudo Indexing | Filemaker Info | Scoop.it
If you've spent much time working with FileMaker Pro, you are probably familiar with the ability to view a field's index. To view a field index, put your cursor inside any indexed field and press C...
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▶ Staff - Personnel Time Entry - Logging Time in FileMaker

New Time Entry System in FMSP 4.3 | FileMaker Videos http://youtu.be/WEVi8RFKEUU Download the FileMaker Pro 13 & FileMaker Go 13 Training Videos at http://ww...
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Interactive PDFs in FileMaker Go | DB Services

Interactive PDFs in FileMaker Go | DB Services | Filemaker Info | Scoop.it
The problem, however, is that interactive containers aren’t fully supported in FileMaker Go. For example, PDFs only show their first page and to view the full content the user will have to tap on the container field and choose “View” to open up the PDF file in a PDF reader app.
Download the Demo File to Test Out Interactive PDFs in FileMaker Go
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Destructive Testing - FMI’s Invoice Starter Solution - Part 1 - YouTube

Destructive Testing - FMI’s Invoice Starter Solution - Part 1 | FileMaker Training https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oU5kqo5vDGs Download the FileMaker Pro 13 ...
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Summary List As Relational Predicate, part 2

Summary List As Relational Predicate, part 2 | Filemaker Info | Scoop.it
Disclaimer: This article features an undocumented technique. As with all material on this site, use at your own risk and test thoroughly. 8 Feb 2015: Demo updated to include a "refresh window / flu...
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FMXRaySpecs | WorkflowData

FMXRaySpecs | WorkflowData | Filemaker Info | Scoop.it

FMXraySpecs shows the properties of all the objects on a layout quickly and cleanly on Macs.

  • Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion)
  • Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks)
  • Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite)
  • FileMaker Pro 11 or FileMaker Pro Advanced 11
  • FileMaker Pro 12 or FileMaker Pro Advanced 12
  • FileMaker Pro 13 or FileMaker Pro Advanced 13
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FileMaker Go App Maker - iOS Configuration Prof... | FileMaker Community

FileMaker Go App Maker v1.0.4 is a free tool that generates iOS Configuration Profiles that can be used to add launch icons to the Home Screen on an iPad
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Webinar: FileMaker Training Series (Design Session) 3 of 6 - YouTube

Join us for the third in a series of six webinars designed to complement your learning via FTS:Basics, the official self-paced training curriculum from FileM...
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FileMaker Calendar and Resource Scheduling - SeedCode

FileMaker Calendar and Resource Scheduling - SeedCode | Filemaker Info | Scoop.it
Add a beautiful FileMaker calendar to your own solution. Supports multiple calendars, filtering, drag & drop, and repeating events.
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chiyofm, LLC | FileMaker | Mac, PC, iOS

chiyofm, LLC | FileMaker | Mac, PC, iOS | Filemaker Info | Scoop.it

This FileMaker 13 demo was an experiment with creating some animated UI effects using FileMaker merge variables. Its just fun to click thru. It's not tested on windows yet. I may do a blog post in the future to explain more detail about what is going on under the hood at some point. This was inspired by Jeroen Aarts demo file Randominator.

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FileMaker Function of the Week: Length and Position

FileMaker Function of the Week: Length and Position | Filemaker Info | Scoop.it
A short, how-to blog post on how FileMaker's Length and Position functions work.
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Inspectorpro 5 for filemaker

Inspectorpro 5 for filemaker | Filemaker Info | Scoop.it
Problem Auto Detection

Quicker access to problems, so you can fix them faster.

InspectorPro places a warning triangle next to each issue it finds, identifying problems so you can quickly fix them before they ripple into conflicts elsewhere in your solution. A handy summary view lets you review and fix each problem individually.

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Populating a Portal from a Value List

Populating a Portal from a Value List | Filemaker Info | Scoop.it
Occasionally when developing in FileMaker I come across the need to be able to quickly generate a standard set of items from a Value List. In this example, using one of FileMaker's built-in templat...
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Incorporating Google Charts into a FileMaker Solution | FileMaker Videos - YouTube

Incorporating Google Charts into a FileMaker Solution | FileMaker Videos http://youtu.be/MWqysMVvT7M Download the FileMaker Pro 13 & FileMaker Go 13 Training...
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Run 2 Filemakers on MAC | CampSoftware

Run 2 Filemakers on MAC | CampSoftware | Filemaker Info | Scoop.it

Brian Schick posted on Twitter a link on how to open additional instances of FileMaker, or any other application on your Mac.

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Visual Design Basics for FileMaker: Colour – Design for FileMaker Pro Developers

Visual Design Basics for FileMaker: Colour – Design for FileMaker Pro Developers | Filemaker Info | Scoop.it
Learn how to use colour to set the mood, reinforce the hierarchy, and call attention to important elements in FileMaker visual design.
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FileMaker Data Modeling, Selector-Connector & Anchor-Buoy

FileMaker Data Modeling, Selector-Connector & Anchor-Buoy | Filemaker Info | Scoop.it
A refinement to the Anchor-Buoy pattern for FileMaker's relationship graph, the Selector-Connector data model may offer more portability & less redundancy.
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FileMaker Example Files List

FileMaker Example Files List | Filemaker Info | Scoop.it

FileMaker bloggers often link a downloadable example file that shows you how to do their latest tip/trick.

What I’ve done here is make one master list, easily searchable without leaving the list, linking every blog article I curate that contains a downloadable file at the original posts’ website.

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Instantly restore deleted records | Clickworks

Instantly restore deleted records | Clickworks | Filemaker Info | Scoop.it

Common techniques to hide obsolete data

Here are the most common solutions from my least favorite to the one that I prefer most and which was the reason for writing this blog in the first place:

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FileMaker Custom Web Publishing with JavaScript - SeedCode

FileMaker Custom Web Publishing with JavaScript - SeedCode | Filemaker Info | Scoop.it
An open source project to create a light weight JavaScript wrapper for FileMaker Custom Web Publishing. Example file and downloads on GitHub.
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Updating Inventory | FileMaker Community

Updating Inventory | FileMaker Community | Filemaker Info | Scoop.it
I’m curious how other developers manage inventory quantities.  For quantity fields, I have onHand, available, and allocated.  The db is a manufacturing db
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Extending WebDirect: URL Parameters

As of the FileMaker Server 13.0v2 update, the ability to pass in parameters via a URL has been removed due to unspecified security concerns. Despite this omission, it seems a reasonable expectation to be able to pass parameters to a web app in order to do something. Some have referred to this functionality as "Deep Linking."
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