• Calendar solution for meeting rooms, suggestions wanted

    My client has a solution for booking of internal meeting rooms. It is built purely for Pro, but recently they have had a little demand for Go and/or WebDirect. It was built some years ago, using a base table with st...
    last modified by Fimano
  • Import SQL Data via ODBC Driver

    Is there a way to import each SQL Table and its Table Fields into Filemaker?  Then will need to import data from each one of those tables.    I have a ODBC Driver installed and can connect to the SQL ...
    last modified by lovelandj
  • Inventory Problem

    Hi,   I've a small textile business. My main product is fabric and they are stocked as rolls.   I'll try to explain my problem with an example to make it easy to understand so maybe someone can help me wit...
    last modified by decabol
  • How can I extract content from sub summary layout objects using GetLayoutObjectAttribute()?

    How can I extract content from sub summary layout objects using? https://fmhelp.filemaker.com/help/16/fmp/en/index.html#page/FMP_Help/getlayoutobjectattribute.html   I'm able to grab the content from the first su...
    last modified by ggt667
  • Data Separation

    After spending too much time and too often in importing data after requested changes into a complex medical multi-language solution I have decided to try moving toward the data separation model. And after reading a f...
    last modified by Wicktor
  • Google admin console and FMP integration

    I am trying to get my Filemaker 16 solution to retrieve the details of our chromebook inventory from the Google Admin console. I have obtained and installed an SSL and I am able to authenticate via Google and get a se...
    last modified by johnsenj
  • Exchanging encrypted content to web services

    I'm thinking about how to exchange some data (like a JSON object) to a server securely, and I'm not talking about SSL/TLS, but the impossibility to forge a fake request.   FM16 provides an encryption function, w...
    last modified by user29748
  • Externally Stored Documents

    Is there a way to make externally stored documents behave like referenced documents. What I mean is; referenced documents will open from the container, without having to export the contents of the container.   ...
    last modified by mrosenhek
  • ODBC using Windows.

    Keep as a reminder and save many hours!   Well I haven’t done this for a while, but I needed to set up a Windows Server 2008 R2 to connect by ODBC to a FileMaker server 13.  Easy right, done it loads o...
    last modified by DonCollier
  • Scheduled system shellscript

    Does anyone have a sample shellscript that is harmless to use but allows testing as a scheduled system script from FMSAT?   I have issues getting one to work on OSX 10.12.5 and FMSv16. It is a simple one to chan...
    created by psijmons
  • WPE requests to FMS 15 are ok, but the same calls to FMS 16 get * connection error 1557

    We were attempting to upgrade our FM server from 15 to 16 to see if it helped with ongoing, periodic Web Publishing Engine fails.   Tonight we tried this all together: me, our FM person, and our FM hosting servi...
    last modified by douglerner
  • Multiple users Same app differentt data

    I am fairly new to Fm and have been reading as much as I can about the data separation model and the 360Deploy but have not yet figured out the best way(and I think there may be a few) to achieve my goal, below, and a...
    last modified by iandanby
  • Open iOS Flashlight with OpenURL

    I know OpenURL has become more powerful with FileMaker Pro/Go 16. I have used OpenURL to launch some apps, but have not been able to figure how to open the iOS Flashlight (app) or the Control Center. Any thoughts to f...
    last modified by stevestearns
  • Tableau Connector Throws Fatal Error

    After an initially successful connection and data import with tableau desktop pro, 10.4, the tableau connector now returns a fatal error when importing data with tableau desktop pro 10.2.1   "throw DataSourceExc...
    created by rjakes
  • Google/OAuth setup error

    I and my team are trying to deploy FileMaker Server using OAuth with Google. But, something was wrong and we don't know why this happen. That is the problem's screenshot:   Could someone help us, please? Do you...
    last modified by julianavivacqua
  • PHP class file for FileMaker 16 Data API (REST)

    FREE fmREST – Simplifies & manages PHP connections to FileMaker 16’s REST-based Data API.The newly released FileMaker Server 16 now offers REST access to your FileMaker databases. There’s more ab...
    last modified by kdoronzio
  • Needing GPS coordinates

    Hi, Is there a way to import GPS coordinates into my solution? I've tried finding a source for these latitude/longitude coordinates with no luck. My solution would be greatly enhanced if I had this information. Thank ...
    last modified by max88s
  • Get a YouTube or Vimeo video only to show

    On my contacts page I would like to include a box which will load either a YouTube or Vimeo video, and play if clicked.  Currently I used the Web Viewer Tool to create a box, and used custom Web address which poi...
    last modified by ericmiller
  • Production line counter, to count passing widgets

    I'm looking for a device that can count, say, 100 bottles per minute passing down a manufacturing production line in a factory.   The device needs to send the count 'live' into FileMaker.   Some kind of US...
    last modified by fishtech
  • Importing XML file using XSLT - Not working but no error message

    Using Filemaker 14 on Windows.   I am missing something and I cannot see what. there is no error but nothing is imported either. This is my XML file     <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> ...
    last modified by Gingernut