• Built-in Background Sync

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    Most of the ideas submitted thus far have been incremental improvements, so I'm just going to put this game changer out there. It's a biggie I know, and it might even plunge us into another file format change. I clear...
    Chris Irvine
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  • Support Import Export of Filemaker format (fmp12) files on Server

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    Problem  Perform Script on Server has provided us with an extremely powerful technology for number + text crunching on the server. With this technology data can be moved or duplicated quickly - without disturbin...
    mrwatson-gbs
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  • Built in support for HTML email

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    In our office lots of talk about sending HTML emails etc.   I know that there are plug-ins that do a great job of this etc. And we have also rolled some homegrown solutions for solving this problem. But what I a...
    vince.menanno
    last modified by vince.menanno
  • Better Script Error Handling

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    Script Generated Errors in FileMaker are Inconsistently handled and do not offer developers effective means to handle each and every type of error even though competing products have offered very effective options for...
    philmodjunk
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  • Official Support for Let's Encrypt?

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    It appears that Let's Encrypt now supplies more than 50% of all web SSL certificates. Their certificates are free, automated and open. Does FMI have any plans to officially support Let's Encrypt certificates?  
    Bill Krauss
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  • Webhook

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    Data API and cUrl is a great break through for the API economy, it would be great if we are able to receive Webhook at FileMaker Server.   Why this is important: May web services like "online form", "facebook ...
    TunghuaTai
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  • Free Data API Transfer Between Servers with Same FMCert

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    Currently if you want to use the Data API to allow data out to a client or service from a FMS17 machine it is metered. This is understandable.   What does happen is that when using the Data API as a tool to exch...
    bigtom
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  • Improved email (HTML, multiple attachments)

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    I just want to be able to do mass mailings with HTML content and multiple attachments without having to install a plugin. Note: multiple attachments we as delivered in FileMaker 17.
    thomas_staehli
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  • On-Premise Linux version of FMS

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    Now that there is a Linux version of FMS, expand it so that it can be used on-premise and not just on AWS.
    wimdecorte
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  • FMS 17 Admin API: Open Database, save EAR password

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    As brought up by taylorsharpe, here:  FMS 17 Admin API: Open Database, save EAR password, there is no option to save the EAR password when opening a database using the Admin API.   It looks like this is exp...
    tcfitzgerald
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  • Server Resource Management (throttling)

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    Some FileMaker shops run like the wild west, full of villains and vigilantes. The sherif should be able to set some basic rules to help everyone get along.   The current unregulated approach to server resources ...
    Chris Irvine
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  • More affordable networking or working on multi devices (FM GO for desktop, networkable runtime)

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    Synching is everywhere and people are used to get that feature for zero, built in. It´s nothing special anymore. People expect it to be there and it is there everywhere. See the appstores.   Not so with Fi...
    intex
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  • Count/Limit concurrent users of each database

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    Give FIleMaker Server the ability to designate/assign concurrent connections to specific database files.  In addition to the capacity being monitored server-wide, it should also allow monitoring capacity/usage of...
    dburnham
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  • FileMaker Cloud - Auto Open file is not working

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    Auto Open a file is not working on FileMaker Cloud. I know this is intended behaviour, but it's a really bad idea. The native login dialog is e.g. not nice and don't give the users a good first impression. Furthermore...
    lavendt
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  • Rewrite of Filemaker engine in SQL

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    Hi, I know that's far fetched, but I can't help to hope that someone at FMI is working on this :-) Rather than fixing, improving, Filemaker's aging draco engine, I'm advocating for a rewrite of it in SQL, with filem...
    Vincent_L
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  • Build in logging - audit logging

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    All major databases have build in logging functionality. This is needed in FileMaker ... for verification and trust.   Audit logging   Data in existing structure Minimum requirements For each file->ta...
    CarstenLevin
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  • FileMaker Server Clone without backup

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    Not least in light of the awesome Data Migration Tool, it would be very convenient to be able to save a clone on server without also having to create a backup at the same time. This would save both disk space and exec...
    CamelCase_data
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  • Let’s Encrypt Certificates

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    Support of Let’s Encrypt Open Source SSL Certificates.
    DickHoning
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  • Creation of PDF direct to Container Field

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    Summary An addition to creation of PDF script steps that allow you to save directly into a container field (of course OK if FileMaker Pro or Server use the temp to store it during the process)   Why this is imp...
    CarstenLevin
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  • Remote Debugger

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    Remote Debugger for FileMaker Go   This could work similar to how Safari, a Mac OS application, can use a tether to debug web pages via Safari, an iOS app.   Remote Debugger for FileMaker Server   T...
    Chris Irvine
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