INN001 - FileMaker Go and iOS Apps: One-Step Integration - Cristoffer Ippolite

Version 5

    Cristoffer Ippolite (iSolutions, Inc)

    Session Description

    URL schemes allow you to communicate with many apps simply using URLs. For example, FileMaker’s “fmp:” scheme lets you run scripts in a hosted FileMaker file.


    Using just the “Open URL” script step, we can use URL schemes to open iOS apps from within FileMaker Go — and even pass data! This session explores how URL schemes can extend the functionality of your FileMaker Go apps, achieving exciting interactions on iOS 9.


    Demos include:

    What you should know

    How to load a FileMaker custom app onto a device and how to use the “Open URL” script step.

    Products & Technologies

    Session Materials

    What You Will Learn

    • The FileMaker URL scheme and its uses
    • URL schemes for other iOS apps
    • Passing data from FileMaker clients to other apps
    • Integrating other iOS apps into your FileMaker Go workflows