FileMaker Sync Guide (for FileMaker 12)

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    FileMaker Sync Guide

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    Syncing data between the two systems may be as simple as importing records from one file to another, or as complex as incremental record-by-record updates based on business rules. This document discusses the two separate but interrelated components of syncing—record exchange and record processing. While the focus of this paper is on syncing between FileMaker Go files and hosted FileMaker Pro files, the concepts may also be applied to syncing between files used solely by FileMaker Pro users.