• Many to Many Relationships

    I have a database that keeps patients records and where I can write letters to the patients related consultant. So far there has been an ordinary one-to-many relationship that has worked well. So that when I select a ...
    hgtproth
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  • Make your own Autofill

    Hi, I'm working on an app for authors. It is basically a big storage space for all the details that go into characters (hair color, height, age etc) and locations (material used, location in the world, who built it et...
    celticguardian93
    last modified by celticguardian93
  • Color Chooser Field

    Hi, I'm working on an app for writers. My app is basically a place for authors to keep all of the details that go into the book. So, I want to make a page for species and races. So, I want a color picker field where t...
    celticguardian93
    last modified by celticguardian93
  • Showing a document within a container field

    Hey, I've been trying to add documents into container fields, but whenever I do, all it shows are microsoft word icons. I know how to view pdf's but I'd like to know how to view word documents within a container. Is t...
    celticguardian93
    last modified by celticguardian93
  • Timeline Maker

    Hi, I'm working on an app for authors. It is basically a big storage space for all the details that go into characters (hair color, height, age etc) and locations (material used, location in the world, who built it et...
    celticguardian93
    last modified by celticguardian93
  • Is there a way to include another app within filemaker?

    Hello, I have multiple projects within Filemaker. All of them need something that I can only know how to get in another app. For instance, the first app is an app for authors. It's used as a storage space for all the ...
    celticguardian93
    last modified by celticguardian93
  • Calculation results from portal rows and transfer of those to other field or portal

    Dear all   I have a portal in which I enter values (Field A), I want to go get subtraction results in order - Last portal row minus previous, so I did a field with the calculation (Filed C): GetLayoutObjectAttr...
    mark-it
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  • Animation in Filemaker

    Hi, I'm working on a few different filemaker projects. I was just curious, can you get animations in filemaker. I know they have layout animations, but I'm referring to actual picture animations. Is it possible to inc...
    celticguardian93
    last modified by celticguardian93
  • Choose Value List Based on Dropdown

    Hi, I'm creating an app for author's. It is basically a place to keep all of the details that go into characters and locations as well stimulating creativity and speeding up some of the time consuming processes. So, i...
    celticguardian93
    last modified by celticguardian93
  • How to export coded values but maintain custom checkbox order?

    I'm trying to update an electronic form to be used by biological field surveyors. I have a list of species that I would like to have as checkboxes. I need to have these in a custom (taxonomic) order and also have them...
    sjohnston
    last modified by sjohnston
  • FileMaker 17 API Call Failing

    Can anyone spot a problem with this call.   $Method = "POST" $Header: Quote( "Content-Type: application/json") $Header2: Quote( "Authorization: Test: B0r0d1n") $Data = {} URL: "https://localhost/fmi/data/v1...
    User26648
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  • Need help with a script/function to strip integers from a selection in a value list.

    Hi everyone! So the hurdle I'm trying to overcome is that I have a value list that contains width and height dimensions. Sampling of that value list:   3.875 x 8.875 8.5 x 11 9 x 12 11 x 17 12 x 18   ...
    wheelman1138
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  • Two suburbs in one customer record

    I am trying to create a customer file which contains two addresses, one residential and one postal. Following the advice that no piece of data should be entered twice, I have created tables State, Postcode, Suburb, Cu...
    lexpharm
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  • Did you know that... [globals part1]

      Ever since I read the Advanced Training Series, globals have been a source of anxiety for me! I recently had to use them extensively and just doing some copycat scripting and field definition would not cut it...
    Cécile
    last modified by Cécile
  • Is it possible to edit and update a program created with FileMaker when I am not the creator?

    Basically the creator or this program died last December and his program is now stuck with no new updates or support. The client who uses this program need someone to edit/make updates to the program and I took the ta...
    flyingaceaaa
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  • Did you know that... [intro]

    this is the first of a series of blogs I intend to write to share my ah ah! moments in my FileMaker apprenticeship. I hope that sharing these Epiphanies that led to a growth spur of my skills can be useful to other no...
    Cécile
    last modified by Cécile
  • Did you know that... [field types]

    I find it an insult to my intelligence when technical documentation lists the various options that I can see on a dialog panel and say the obvious : "The dialog Method of replication allows you to calculate each of t...
    Cécile
    last modified by Cécile
  • Curl post

    I am vary new to filmmaker and API request. JSON seems pretty simple, but I am unsure how to use the cURL option to send and receive request.   This is a sample form listing on the site for the API. Any help wo...
    walfwood
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  • How to display connections in layouts

    Hi, I'm working on an app for authors. It is basically a big storage space for all the details that go into characters (hair color, height, age etc) and locations (material used, location in the world, who built it et...
    celticguardian93
    last modified by celticguardian93
  • Sometimes Excel file will not import -no error

    I am importing data fro an Excel file into an existing FileMaker file using FileMaker Pro 16.  The Excel file may be quite short, perhaps only 2 rows, the first of which is the field headings.  I have checke...
    macphd
    last modified by macphd