• How do I autofill Client Info from one Table into another ? Help !  

    I have tried all the tutorials and read numerous forum pages regarding this issue and I just can't get it to work I'm so happy to join this forum and hope one of you genius filmmaker experts can help me out with this...
    last modified by kellyangell
  • Duplicating a record including all portal rows

    Hi,   I am getting really stuck trying to create a duplication button for booking equipment. I'm looking to create a new booking record and copy all the items added to the current (bookingitems) portal. I need ...
    last modified by kwmc
  • Transfering data from iOS SDK to FMCloud

    I have an App solution created through the iOS SDK.  I am looking to transfer data from the client to a similar db on FM Cloud.  I have used the Open URL script step to transfer the data, which works great, ...
    last modified by user28671
  • FileMaker Server 17 - CWP user

      I took a snapshot out of Clients in FMSAC for FMS17. A php-user running a script where the users IP is [:   This looks more to me like a smile face then some useful information. Is there a reason for the...
    Johan Hedman
    created by Johan Hedman
  • Determining if running on FM Cloud or Locally

    I have an application with script steps where I PSOS. I need to know if my application is running as a local file or if its running on AWS Cloud. Is there a method to detect the environment host?
    last modified by techtronix
  • Extract words from a string and replace them with field content

    Hi all,   Let me explain,   I have to use several e-mail templates and i want to work with bookmarks, so i can find a field in a text string and convert (merge) it back to data from that field.   Wha...
    created by mjhduncker
  • No correspondence: GetLayoutObjectAttribute (isActive) and Get(ActiveLayoutObjectName)

    Hello,   I go to the button of a buttonbar using "Go To Object" and I am surprised to find a difference between "isActive" from "GetLayoutObjectAttribute"  and "Get(ActiveLayoutObjectName)". (see screenshot...
    created by MatteoKrings
  • FileMaker Cloud Admin Console login issue

    I'm wondering whether other people encounter the same problem. When I try to log into the FileMaker Cloud Admin Console I get an Invalid email address or password error. The workaround is to restart the instance on AW...
    last modified by User25774
  • Mojave Compatibility

    I'm writing this out of complete frustration. I have been an active and daily FileMaker developer for almost 10 years now. I think this needs to be said. Because no one seems to be saying it.   When talking abo...
    last modified by j.hall
  • Text formating functions disrupt right-to-left flow in 'substitute' function

    I want to color in blue a specific substring within a string. For example, this works fine:   FUNCTION      Substitute (           "abcdef" ; &...
    last modified by wladdy
  • iPhone Xs Max landscape sizing

    I am not a professional, just a personal FM user of many years, using my database for my home-based business on my iPad. I recently made the transition to using it on a new iPhone Xs Max (my 6yo iPad died), and am ref...
    last modified by shiphranita
  • Multiple or Single FileMaker applications?

    We are looking to create a multi module Filemaker solution to cover several different areas of our business.   Being very new to Filemaker I can see that there could at least a couple of ways of building our sol...
    created by user2148484
  • FMS17 stops accepting new connections port 5003

    Our Filemaker 17 Server suddenly stops accepting new connections on port 5003, giving users trying to connect the dialog message "The file xxxxxxx.fmp12 could not be opened. Either the host is not available...". But a...
    last modified by mattsi
  • Get ( WindowID ) function and related script steps

    31 votes
    Give developers access to windows' internal IDs and offer the ability to reference the Window ID in Script Steps, e.g. Select Window, Set Window Title, etc.
    last modified by PeterDoern
  • Script Trigger on Record Exit?

    Hi   Using FM Pro 14   I need to do a check (script trigger) when exiting a record - by exiting a record I mean:   1) navigating to a different record 2) changing layout 3) closing the database ...
    last modified by MarkBanin
  • FileMaker Google chart Sort

    Hello, I used google chart to generate a vertical line chart. Is there a way to sort the y series to descending order? As of now the time was sorted in ascending but my client want to see it in descending order. ...
    created by uniquesoft
  • FMC_情報保護の勘所サンプルファイル

    FileMaker カンファレンス 2018 [G-2]情報保護の勘所。はじめてでも押さえておきたい最低限のセキュリティ セッション内のデモで使用したサンプルファイルです。   ファイルの暗号化パスワード : filemaker   ゲストアカウントまたは以下のアカウントが利用できます。   [データ入力のみ] アカウント名 : yamada / パスワード : yamada アカウント名...
    last modified by fukky
  • Separate field controls for "edit", "view" and "select/copy"

    42 votes
    Until the current version, a field can be "scrollable" and its content "selectable" only with "browse" active. If the content of a field shall be scrollable but not modifiable, this has to be handled by a script trig...
    last modified by TorstenBernhard
  • Classic Theme: Just Deprecated or Potential Future Corruption

    Hi All,   I do my fair share of conversions from older versions of FileMaker to the latest version. As 16 has been released that is obviously now the target version, however my current project has revealed a pro...
    last modified by user30031
  • Drag and Drop csv file and import: script steps

    What are the script steps to drag and drop a csv or xlsx file and then import it as records into fields? I presume the user drags a file into a global container, I have to then use FileMaker decode/encode? script step...
    last modified by chuckburr