DevCon 2015: Advanced Mapping With the Google Maps v3 API - Aaron Giard

Video created by mark_baum on Sep 4, 2015

    Aaron Giard (The Scarpetta Group, Inc.)

    Session Description

    In this session, we will focus on various mapping solutions leveraging the Google Maps JavaScript v3 API. We will be taking a journey from creating a simple single-location map to create a highly rich, interactive mapping solution all running natively in FileMaker. We will showcase some of the more advanced feature sets of the Google Maps API including creating a simple map, creating markers from location arrays, generating driving directions and triggering scripts in FileMaker from map interactions.

    What you should know

    Writing scripts and calculations in FileMaker Pro.

    Products & Technologies

    • FileMaker Pro
    • FileMaker Pro Advanced
    • FileMaker Go

    What You Will Learn

    • Build a simple google map without the sidebar and header
    • Show multiple locations on a single map
    • Use the google maps API to generate driving directions
    • Sending information back to FileMaker via the FMPURL method


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