• Question about FMS 16

    I just installed FMS16 few hours ago. I am totally new with this, so please bear with me...   Since my FMPA 16 and FMS16 is currently under same area network, so it's very easy for me to connect to FMS16 using e...
    last modified by leonhart1981_1
  • FM Cloud - Download backups

    I'm going through a license update to add seats; to implement this, I'm having to terminate my instance and start a new one (license update is via BYOL).  I need to download several of the backups because I've be...
    created by amsc
  • 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
  • Here is hoping someone can help me on my problem with xml export

    i need to create a simple .txt file with 1 fields contents per line to end up with a long list of text. I only want to export 1 record each time. I have no experience with xml style sheets and wanted to ask if someone...
    last modified by signmaker
  • 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
  • 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
  • iOS SDK only supports SSL?

    I am working on a FileMaker Server 16 based solution which supports iOS, Windows and OSX clients.  The workshop iOS clients are currently managed via an MDM with FileMaker Go set to be the Single App.  I'd l...
    created by Alchemist
  • How to add print function for webdirect user

    I add a print button on layout , but webdirect user click it with no response. What problem with setup? I only use print setup script with this button, any more steps needed? I have full access with account.
    last modified by sunspot2008
  • Best solution for providing contextual information to the user.

    Within the app i wish to provide  information within the context of individual layouts or specific fields. For example there could be a small info button next to a question of a more complex nature where some add...
    last modified by annata
  • Select and Move from One Portal to Another

    Hello,   I am in the process of creating a layout where users select employees from one portal, click a button, and they add that employee ID to another portal.   See image below:     The left por...
    last modified by JulioSandoval
  • Can I sell my unused version of FMP?

    I recently purchased a retail box FMP12 from the Apple Store only to learn after trying to use it that it is not compatible with MacOS13, so I bought and installed FMP16 instead. Now I have a useless opened FMP12. I u...
    last modified by rbarline
  • Hide Object on Layout

    I'm trying to hide a field on a layout.  The criteria is if the user is on an iPad or using Pro.   Hide Object..........PatternCount ( Get ( ApplicationVersion ) ;"iPad")  Didn't seem to work.   ...
    last modified by johnw54
  • FM Server refuses to close files - need to force quit - Help Please

    FM Server 15.03 on Windows 2012 R2   We have had three instances now since we upgraded to FMS 15, where the files won't close, and the service refuse to Stop.   This in turn force us to restart the server,...
    last modified by carlsson
  • Open Record Based off Location

    Hey there..   okay so for my business we disc/mow weeds with a tractor for fire prevention. we do around 30-50 Job locations per day. Every time we get to a new job we must search the work order number to get t...
    last modified by moderndesigns9
  • FMgo Open URL prepends http:// in script result

    FMGo 16 on iPad ios 11x opening hosted DB I am working on an old Colibri Mobi Print => Zebra receipt printer solution, but have changed some things so that it uses Star Micronics PassPrnt => Star Micronics prin...
    last modified by dayhox
  • Continue Loop with 'On Exit' script trigger

    Hello Everyone,   I currently have a loop that pauses, and then continues when a button executes the 'Resume Script' step.   I would like to know if there is a way I can continue a loop with a script trigg...
    last modified by JulioSandoval
  • 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
  • How to correct an Auto Enter ID field

    I in the middle of recovering my database file using a backup.  I'm importing the data from the corrupted file to a clone file.  All table imports were completed without errors however, during my check of th...
    last modified by rtolliver
  • Single record, Single field

    In order to Hide a single field, I use Inspector/Data/Behavior/Hide object when; get(CurrentDate) + 27375. Crude as this may be, it works at least for the next 75 years. But what happens and is my (CurrentProblem), is...
    last modified by cacheman
  • fp5 conversion

    I recently started using Filemaker again after a long break. I converted most of my fp5 files with a trial version of FM Pro 11. I purchased FM Pro 16 and have been able to successfully use the files. However, I reali...
    last modified by mkfoge