DevCon 2015: Calculation Functions That Every Developer Should Know - Tim Neudecker

Video created by mark_baum on Sep 3, 2015


    Note: This recording is audio-only through 11:28, after which the video appears.



    Tim Neudecker (Kyo Logic)

    Session Description

    With over 200 functions built into FileMaker Pro, how does a developer know which ones to use and when? In this session, you will explore 30+ built-in functions with example calculations. This session is designed for the intermediate developer. You will learn how to do many powerful and useful calculations that can be applied to a variety of common situations in your solutions. You will learn many reusable calculations that you can immediately apply in your solutions. We will also explore performance tuning in complex calculations and how calculations change when they are used with related data versus local data.

    What you should know

    Basic calculation creation.

    Products & Technologies

    • FileMaker Pro
    • FileMaker Pro Advanced

    What You Will Learn

    • Number/text/date/logic functions
    • Breaking down and understanding complex calculation
    • How functions change when working with relations
    • Making calculations execute faster


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