1 Reply Latest reply on Oct 13, 2012 6:49 PM by davidanders

    scripts

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           have designed files layouts etc  -  do not understand order that entries are made for scripts  -  even simple (IF FIELD IS EMPTY) PRINT INVOICE  -  how do i figure order?  -  whats the best method to underrstand?  tks  

        • 1. Re: scripts
          davidanders

          https://www.google.com/search?q=scripts+filemaker

               Link #3
          http://www.filemaker.com/11help/html/create_script.12.3.html
          Home > Designing and creating databases > Creating scripts to automate tasks > Creating and editing scripts

               Link #10
          http://dwaynewright.squarespace.com/scripting/

               Link #17
               Tips & Hints - Scripting    March 5, 2012
          http://www.teamdf.com/weetbicks/tips-hints-scripting/139/

                

          http://www.filemaker.com/11help/html/create_db.8.2.html#1027557
          Home > Designing and creating databases > Creating a database > About planning a database
                              A well-designed database promotes consistent data entry and retrieval, and reduces the existence of duplicate data among the database tables. Relational database tables work together to ensure that the correct data is available when you need it. It’s a good idea to plan a database on paper first.                     
                                   Follow these general steps to plan a database:
          <SNIP>

          http://help.filemaker.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/3248/related/1
          Relational Database Design 101 (part 1 of 3): Designing a Flat File Database

          http://help.filemaker.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/3247/related/1
          Relational Database Design 101 (part 2 of 3)

          http://help.filemaker.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/3246/related/1
          Relational Database Design 101 (part 3 of 3)


          MY STANDARD LIST OF FILEMAKER LINKS

          The White Paper for FMP Novices is useful  - 
                                                            http://foundationdbs.com/downloads.html
                                                            
                                                            Filemaker Free - Listing of free resources  - 
                                                            http://filemakerfree.com/


          Free unlocked templates
                                                            By Richard Carlton Consulting
                                                            Starting Point -  Contacts | Accounts | Calendar | Estimates |Invoices | Projects |Products | Staff etc.
                                                            http://fmstartingpoint.com/
                                                            Donations -  Accounts | Contacts | Donations | Reporting | Prefs
                                                            http://filemakerdonations.com/
                                                            Recruiter -
                                                            http://rccrecruiter.com/alt-index.html/
                                                            Data4Life -  Contacts | Calendar | Projects | Prospects | Journal | Goals
                                                            http://data4life.net/

          RCC Blog  - 
                                                            http://filemakerbits.wordpress.com/
                                                            
                                                            By yzysoft.com  Contacts | Products | Invoices | Letters
                                                            Sample Database -
                                                            http://yzysoft.com/printouts/yzysoft_SampleDatabase.html

                                                            
                                                            A free calendar is available and can be integrated into your database
                                                            Seedcode Calendar Free -
                                                            http://seedcode.com/cp-app/prod/calendarfree10/
                                                            
                                                            Filemaker's  Online Help Pages
                                                            FMP 12  http://www.filemaker.com/12help/index.html
                                                            FMP 11  http://www.filemaker.com/11help/index.html
                                                            FMP 9    http://www.filemaker.com/9help/index.html


          Hints, Tips, and Demo Downloads  FMP version 6 thru 12
          http://www.databasepros.com/resources.html

          FMP business database demos - some are fully useable
                                                            The Excelisys Business Tracker V3.0  - 
                                                            http://excelisys.com/exbiztracker3.php/
                                                            
                                                            Filemaker released a FMP runtime database in 2007 for students called "Campus Productivity Kit" and is available online, notably at CNet
                                                            Google "Campus Productivity Kit"    https://www.google.com/search?q="Campus+Productivity+Kit"

          WIN -  http://download.cnet.com/FileMaker-Campus-Productivity-Kit/3000-2124_4-10577579.html/
                                                            Machttp://download.cnet.com/FileMaker-Campus-Productivity-Kit/3000-2124_4-10577567.html/

                                                            You can rename the database from a .usr file to a .fp7 file and open in FMP 7 thru 11

          Lynda dot com has Filemaker Videos (portions are free)
                                                            http://lynda.com/FileMaker-training-tutorials/116-0.html
                                                            
                                                            YouTube - Filemaker Videos

          FMTutorials Channel
                                                            http://www.youtube.com/user/FmTutorials/
                                                            
                                                            UK FileMaker Channel
                                                            http://youtube.com/user/UKFileMaker/
                                                            
                                                            FileMaker, Inc. Channel
                                                            http://youtube.com/user/filemakerinc/
                                                            
                                                            Lynda.com Channel - Filemaker videos
                                                            http://youtube.com/user/lyndapodcast/videos?query=filemaker
                                                            
                                                            Dwayn Wright's Channel
                                                            http://youtube.com/user/FileMakerThoughts/


                                                            Soliant Consulting Channel
          https://youtube.com/user/SoliantConsultingTV/

          Filemaker Academy Channel
                                                            https://youtube.com/user/filemakeracademy/
                                                            
                                                            Skeleton Key Channel
                                                            http://youtube.com/user/SkeletonKeySTL/


                                                            Accelerate Computer Training Channel
          http://youtube.com/user/AccelerateTraining/
                                                            
                                                            Filemaker News

          Scoop.it is an information curation site - free option available.
                                                            Filemaker Info  -  http://scoop.it/t/filemaker-info
                                                            Filemaker News  - http://www.scoop.it/t/fm-news

          Filemaker Wikipedia  - 
                                                            http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/FileMaker
                                                            
                                                            Filemaker - Version By Version  - 
                                                            http://tokerud.com/filemaker/


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