• 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
  • Configure Region Monitor Script

    I recently started using FileMaker Pro 16 (was previously using FileMaker Pro 15), but I am having a lot of trouble in running the Configure Region Monitor Script step. I have thoroughly studied all the steps I am usi...
    last modified by captainamerica24
  • Background find

    Since v15 we are getting a lot of find dialogues, these can come in waves and prevent the users ( 20 + ) doing anything whilst the find dialogue runs.  None of the finds in the system are slow, the server is fast...
    last modified by RickWells-Cole
  • google map in web viewer not printing

    Windows 10 / FMP16 I have a layout with a web viewer that displays a Google map. When I select to print the layout, the web viewer content disappears, the layout is then sent to the printer, then the web viewer conte...
    last modified by rbogdanoff
  • Found Set records lost when returning to layout

    We are having a strange and concerning issue within our accounting department only.  The simplest description is that the user starts with 10 records in the found set of Layout A, runs a script that uses a Go to ...
    last modified by jbiggs
  • FMS 15 - Additional Database Folders does not work.

    OS: Win2012SrvR2 FMS   After adding the correct path to the console field for Additions database folder 1   a. The validate path button does nothing. You click it and it's like clicking on a pi...
    last modified by ADNPlus
  • WebDirect hung sessions causing problems

    I have a client who is using a copy center program I developed which allows 1200 teachers to submit print jobs over the internet using WebDirect.  Teachers insert PDF files into a container field ... but each day...
    created by Programs101
  • Container Field Insert Picture

    If I am inserting an Image into a container field that already has an Image....Is it better to clear out Container with SET FIELD first? Or just replace with Insert Image? I am replacing images in container fields wit...
    last modified by user9259
  • Field's border is missing when not activate!!!?

    How come only the Active row (the one is being view) will show the fields' border and the white background???? How do I make the inactive row's fields' borders also visible?  
    last modified by leonhart1981_1
  • Outlook error

    I have a simple script in my data base that automatically sends a file via email. It works some times, but usually, things hang up and I have to start "task manager" to close both Outlook and Filemaker before I can co...
    last modified by ibblain
  • Limitations of using the Data Separation Model in FileMaker 13?

    I am about to start rewriting a large complex solution and over the past few days I have been experimenting with some of the new features in FileMaker 13. Before I start my rewrite I am trying to get a clear understan...
    last modified by jgalt
  • Area selection issue using trackpad

    I just upgraded to FMPA from 14 to 16 and encountered a issue immediately when I tried to build up a new database.   The area selection that I selected won't disappear when I let go my fingers on my trackpad. &#...
    last modified by leonhart1981_1
  • Question about upload database from FMP to FMP Server

    I have been using FMP for a very long time but I never host it on FM Server.   In the near future, I will going to host my FMP database to FM server.   However, I have some questions that need some clari...
    last modified by leonhart1981_1
  • FileMaker iOS - field copy & paste

    Its not big issue, but the same time we must able to do copy paste while using iPhone. There is simple text field where i can able to do enter. But not able to paste the text which I copied from other sources. same wa...
    last modified by dgurusamy
  • Help!!! Need to create conditional pop-up or drop-down lists

    I want to create a product database with three conditional value lists for my Product's category, sub-category, and type. However, it's been awhile since I created the database using FileMaker Pro, so I am kinda lost ...
    last modified by leonhart1981_1
  • SUMMARY FIELD keeps re-calculating

    Hello,   I have a relativly large FM DB (FMS 16.03 + Clients), 1 gig total, with 2 main tables that have ≥ 800,000 records. No Containers, just data.   My issue: When importing data into one of the larg...
    last modified by g.bathurst
  • abort() called because “You must specify the URL of the appcast as the SUFeedURL key in either the Info.plist or the user defaults” What?

    For about three weeks I have been having persistent and relatively inexplicable crashes with FileMaker Pro Advanced 16. They are not necessarily triggered by any specific prior event, although some correlations seem t...
    last modified by RolfNoyer
  • FM13 scripting

    Good morning. I created a couple of scripts to audit any change in a couple of related tables. The idea is to collect all data from concerned fields once the user gets in the record, by triggering an "OnRecordLoad" sc...
    last modified by yomango
  • Network issue when modifying data

    I am having a major networking issue using FileMaker server. All users are having issues accessing the system.   There is no issue with viewing the system, I can log into the system fine, view any layout with n...
    last modified by lienert
  • FileMaker 16 Web Direct Issue

    Hello All,   I've a issue with the FileMaker Web Direct 16 solution and it shows blank page,   see below steps what I did,   - I am using chrome browser. - All Cache and temp file are cleared from begi...
    last modified by raja38ec12