While FileMaker’s script step Insert from URL does allow for basic communication with web services, it is, by no means, comprehensive enough to provide all the features necessary. What’s really needed is the full cURL library. This open source tool has been available for over 15 years and is baked into a ton of software packages, including FileMaker itself. However, it’s really only exposed within plug-ins such as Base Elements and the MBS plug-in.
In this article we will discuss some of the under-the-hood technical details about how FileMaker databases are created and then explain why this is critical information for the business owner and beginning developer to know when building a FileMaker solution. Relationships are hard. No, I’m not talking about people. Unless those people are an entity …
A few years back I did an article on producing a PDF catalog + table of contents, with the TOC based on a vendor table and the catalog entries based on a products table. Today we're going to use a different approach to generate a table of contents, and it builds on techniques explored in…
The latest FileMaker Pro 184.108.40.206 is at the center of an entire ecosystem aiming to help individuals and whole corporations manage their data. AppleInsider examines the platform's main app, which is now -- mostly -- macOS Sierra-ready.
BrilliantSync is a custom technology solution from Cimbura.com for connecting FileMaker to WordPress, with add-ons for WooCommerce, Gravity Forms and the ability to connect data via custom tables. We’ve also integrated with Drupal, and can interface with other web content management systems (CMS) if needed. BrilliantSync is a framework that does the work to convert WordPress data types to information FileMaker can understand via ESS/ODBC (and vice versa). Delivered as a WordPress plugin and custom FileMaker scripts, BrilliantSync streamlines integrations and can save significant time during the process of building the solution. Unlike other solutions that force you to learn the MetaWeblog API, the WordPress database model, or
At Cimbura.com, we do a daily stand-up SCRUM meeting with our developers. Since having fun while we do brilliant work is one of our company values, we thought it would lighten up the meeting if we added some interesting sound effects to help keep us on track. For example, a gong sound gathers us all …
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