10 Replies Latest reply on Dec 28, 2015 4:12 AM by wimdecorte

    Filemaker Server 11 on a Windows Server 2012 Essentials

    techprodave

      I have been running Filemaker Server 11 on a Windows 7 Pro  workstation for 2-3 years with virtually no downtime.

       

      The client has installed a Windows Server 2012 Essentials and moved from a workgroup environment to a domain based environment. I am still operating Filemaker Server on the workstation which I hesitate to join to the domain.

       

      So my questions are:

      1. Should I leave Filemaker Server 11 on the workstation, configured as it is? (note: I've had no problems, except the filemaker server service is not starting up automatically and I have to manually restart the filemaker server service. I think a Windows Update caused this anomoly)

       

      2. Should I leave Filemaker Server 11 on the workstation, and join it to the domain?

       

      3. Or should I install Filemaker Server 11 on the Windows Server 2012 Essentials?

       

      Thanks in advance for your feedback.

      David / Anchorage AK