use FM11 to migrate the V5 db's to .fp7, then FM12 to convert the V11 (.fp7) to FM12
besides of this (use V7), the white papers & coversion routes are fine. Depending on the db's, there might be some work to do...
How do I obtain a copy of Filemaker Pro 11?
I assume it's possible to get hold of a trial version (I've just spent £250 on V12)
I can't see anywhere on the website
Thank you for the post.
The FileMaker Pro 11 Trial is still available for conversion here:
Additionally, here are some resources you may find useful:
Thank you gentlemen!
It was a bit fiddly (involving temporary removal of file protection to allow me to install Filemaker 11 on an external disk).
But total succes in the end - and the relational links weren't affected.