I am trying to figure out a convenient way to send a Filemaker file to a friend's iPad with minimum fuss. This person does not use his iPad for email. I see I can send such a file via Apple Messages, just as I would a photograph.
What I'm not seeing is how to get the file from the iPad Message app into FilemakerGo. When I send the file, I see it there in the iMessage window, and it allows me to 'Download' it - - - but after that, the only option seems to be 'Copy' -- is there a way to "paste" the file into FilemakerGo?
Having received the file in Messages, is there a place where the file "lives" on the iPad -- and where I could move it over into Go? It doesn't appear in my 'Files' folder -- I still don't perceive it's even living on my iPad now anywhere but as an icon in my Messages window?
I'm hoping there's a way I can do this without asking the person too download it on a desktop machine, plug in the iPad, and use iTunes to move it over. Is there? (I can use airdrop if we're in the same room, but this isn't the case.)
I have to think there's a way to do this, it's a huge omission in the Go! software if not - - and it will pretty much put the kibosh on an important project for me.