DevCon 2014: Real World Theme & Style Planning - Bob Shockey

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Bob Shockey (Alchemy Consulting Group)

Session Code: DES013


FileMaker 13 gives us two very powerful new features: styles and themes. Explore how to make the best use of these important design tools, taking into consideration the typographic aspects of the information being presented, along with other elements like backgrounds and popovers. See how to plan out the various aspects of a theme, using the data’s hierarchy and structure. Learn to use styles to lend consistency and structure to the visual design of your FileMaker solution.


What you should know

Working knowledge of FileMaker layout tools.


Products & Technologies

  • FileMaker Pro
  • FileMaker Go


What You Will Learn

  • Planning for themes and styles
  • Using styles to gain consistency in design
  • Using information hierarchy to assist in style planning
  • Understanding capabilities and limitations of themes and styles


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