• Parsing JSON with challenging "dot" keys

    Update 2018 Sept 21, 12:10 Pacific:   Bad news:   While writing a companion Custom Function to handle setting values with dots chars in the keys, I realized that the technique used in these Custom Functio...
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  • Create Micro-Services Using Java and the Spark Java Framework

    Since problems have been reported with FMS and installed Java versions, please be careful with Java and FMS using this tutorial. There are warnings in the tutorial below. Additionally, the code below is not intended t...
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  • Art Con v8.8: iOS + Data API

    Update: September 17   A bunch of Swift + Data API stuff, including a DataAPI service class, now resides at GitHub for anyone who wants to nerd out.   https://github.com/starsite/FileMaker-Swift ...
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  • Hierarchical tree navigation v2

    (First version here: https://community.filemaker.com/docs/DOC-9419)   =====   Version 5.4 20 sep / 08   The main objective of this version is to make the tree navigation portal work independently of th...
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  • Data API + Swift 4

    Update: September 17, 2018 This document, and a bunch of other Swift related stuff – including a DataAPI service class – now resides at GitHub for anyone who wants to nerd out. https://github.com/starsi...
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  • iOS App SDK 17 + Swift App Delegate

    Update: September 17, 2018 This document and some other Data API + Swift stuff, including a DataAPI.swift service class, now resides at GitHub for anyone who wants to nerd it out.   https://github.com/stars...
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  • Hierarchical tree navigation

    I have developed this technique for hierarchical tree navigation (file attached), any feedback welcome!
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  • FMEasy Databases.  

    Many users have asked about FMEasySync and other FMEasy solutions since Tim Dietrich left the FM platform.   I downloaded these database a few years ago from Tim's Website.   These database are not bei...
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  • URL Schemes for FileMaker Go, FIAS, and Swift

    I've tested all of the Apple and FileMaker URL schemes, and most of the third-party app schemes (for the apps/services I have). URL schemes can/and sometimes do change, so this list will be updated as needed. If you s...
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  • Translating FileMaker rich text to/from JSON via JavaScript

    Synopsis:   This document is to share a pair of companion custom functions that I wrote in response to this post:           https://community.filemaker.com/message/776755...
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  • FileMaker ExecuteSQL – A Speedy Tool in the Developers Toolkit

    “The ExecuteSQL function can have many uses and a good developer can call on them to keep their development time down, code quality up and streamline the relationship graph.”     FileMaker Execu...
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  • New cURL options in Insert from URL

    cURL Specification: https://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc3986.txt     Getting started with the new cURL options is quite daunting and a steep learning curve.   As there seems to be no good source about the pur...
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  • Just For Fun:  A Gimmick To Scrape the Current Found Set

    Synopsis:   Over the last few days I had fun playing around with a technique for gathering data from the current found set into well-formed JSON.  This post shares some of that experimentation.    ...
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  • Ideas for browser-based FMP development tools

    Synopsis:   This video shares an introduction to some simple FMP development utilities that I was working on a few years ago.     Background:   The gist of what I was doing at that time was wo...
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  • released a command line tool for easy execution of FMDataMigration.

    GitHub - frudens/gofmdatamigration: goFMDataMigration is a command line tool for easy data migration using the FMDataMig…  
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  • The Simplest Micro-Service!  (Python and Flask)

    If you want to start using micro-services in FMP, consider Python and the super simple framework: Flask. If you're unsure what benefits micro-services give you, check out this list below:   Key benefits of micro-...
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  • Custom Function for Paths in FMP Temp Directory

    Synopsis:   This document is home for a custom function that I use whenever I need to work with an external file that is (to be) located in the FMP temp directory.   Because different functionality require...
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  • RegEx in a WebViewer to match letter combinations against a dictionary

    Background:   This document is home to a proof-of-concept file that was entirely inspired by this fun post.   On that post, a number of us were having fun chiming in about various approaches to solving a t...
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  • FileMaker 16 - How to import data from FileMaker into Tableau

    Tableau is a leading Business Intelligence (BI) and charting product that gained its popularity among the FileMaker community in the past couple of years. With FileMaker 16 introducing the Tableau connector, Tableau c...
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  • fmEZCharts (Preview)

    build Javascript/HTML charts for FileMaker with ease!   GitHub - nedbsolutions/fmEZCharts: fmEZCharts - Create Amazing Chart for FileMaker in minutes. No JS experience required…   fmEZCharts is powe...
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