Remote Database Basics, Please
I would like to have 2 hosted FileMaker databases hosted on a remote FileMaker Server (code.fp7, data.fp7). This will be my first try at remote hosting. I would like to have the runtime application be able to automatically connect to these databases when it opens. I've been reading through the posts. It looks like I might be able to start the local runtime app with a small local.fp7 file which will open the remote databases then close itself. Will that work. Can I have a config table with the URL/path of the remote fp7 file(s) so that I can configure the system at installation with the proper path (which will vary by customer)? Can a runtime even open an .fp7 file or does it have to be the .USR file that was bound to it at creation?
Any help and tips would be appreciated.