• Server CLI: some missing commands that would be useful

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    FileMaker Server comes with both a HTML admin console and a command line interface. Some features are not available from the CLI, and would be very useful to have.   Here would be my favorite, but let's 'like' ...
    FabriceNordmann
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  • Use Position Inspector to Place an Object on a Tab Control

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    At present it's possible to drag a layout object onto the proper tab of a tab-control panel, but it's not possible to get it there by changing its specs in the Position Inspector. Trying to do so results in the object...
    richardsrussell
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  • New function: Get ( RemoteCallsCount )

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    Currently, the best way to detect a potential slow down of a solution is to keep the server admin console open, set the logging interval to a few seconds only and observe the number of remote calls caused by user acti...
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  • Append PDF in IOS

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    Being able to create multi-page reports, pulling data from multiple sources and tables, is inherently important in the work that we perform in our current FM Solution. This works fine in the FM and FMA environment on ...
    Dobieg5750
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  • Native Hierarchical/Tree Menu Control Type

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    Self explanatory
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  • Greater control of container functionalities (PDF)

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    Greater control is required in the assignment of functionalities. The idea is to have the possibility to select the functions according to the user and eliminate the buttons that allow the users to assign all the func...
    Draco
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  • Change a user's privilege set by script

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    It is not possible to change a user's privilege set by script. As a result, the account needs to be deleted and recreated across all files of the solution, something that generates a lot of friction because creating t...
    robertnaud
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  • Embed a Web Viewer Library for Consistency (WebKit)

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    Shipping a known standard web rendering engine across all FM products would significantly improve developer opportunities and the customer's experience.   The Web Viewer element already provides an excellent pla...
    Chris Irvine
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  • Script Profiler

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    Determining performance bottlenecks in the FileMaker product line is more art than science because all of the performance monitors provide inferences rather than proof.  We can use Perfmon to track key server sta...
    ColinKeefe
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  • fmp12 importation server-side

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    Summary With FileMaker Pro/Go, a script is able to import records from another table or even from another FileMaker file, whereas FileMaker Server cannot do it. I think it might be interesting to break this limitat...
    Fred(CH)
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  • Step(s) timer in Debugger

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    Hi,   Timing execution is very important when creating a script. But it's cumbersome to set up. I think I just had a good idea that would help a lot in most case, and that would also educate people about speed ...
    Vincent_L
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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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  • Nested portals (portal > popover > portal)

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    I like to have nested portals of 1st-degree, that is a portal with a popover button and a another portal within the popover.   Advanced databases often contain more than two or three tables. The data relations a...
    arnoldkegebein
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  • AWS Cloud server future locations - Asia

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    Hi   it will be good if filemaker AWS Cloud server is made available in Asia region.   Currently Frankfurt is the nearest location available from asia.   Better to have one in singapore or mumbai etc.
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  • Programmatically Turn Off Script Triggers

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    Now that we have PSoS and people love it. Sometimes people forget that all the File Option script triggers will fire with you invoke a PSoS script.   And if they have a long startup script then they wonder why t...
    vince.menanno
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  • Field Labels

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    It would be great to allow us to name fields to our standards and yet when fields are used to export data that we could instead use the label it would help to not have column names like COMPANY::ADDRESS and instead ju...
    vince.menanno
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  • Variable Tab Control Positions

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    It would be great if we could orientate the Tabs Vertically, and have the Tabs at the top/bottom/left or right.   It could work similarly to a button bar orientation, and you have an option for which area you wa...
    wakido
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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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  • Time Picker Control

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    Just like the date picker but for a time field
    coherentkris
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  • Allow scheduled scripts in Filemaker Cloud.

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    As the title suggests, really, allow for scheduled scripts - at the least Filemaker Scripts in the first instance.   I know the product has only been released a couple of days, but this is a deal breaker for me...
    twelvetens
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