Relational database software with a GUI. Originally made for Mac, now cross-platform.

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Calculate actual elapsed days in filemaker?

How do you make Filemaker always separately display the actual elapsed days from a given date stored in a field in a layout? Example I enter today's date into the database. When I look at my view ...
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Ms Excel or Apple Numbers import rules

I have an Excel file from which I need to export specific colums and place them in a separate file. Is there a program in Windows or Mac, which allows me to set the rules and have these saved for ...
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Pause VLC with batch file

I have a database which contains file paths to .mp3 files in Filemaker. I managed to open these files in VLC with a Send Event command. I also want to create a pause button, which has to tell VLC to ...
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FileMaker Pro 11: import data from customer copy

I'm starting to make some changes to a FileMaker Pro 11 database for a customer. It's my first job on a FileMaker db. I need to work on the copy I got and after the work is completed, I'll have to ...
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Script with path in Filemaker Pro 12

I'm using OS X 10.6 & Filemaker Pro 12; I'd like to have a script in FM to automatically open a .pdf file from a container field using Preview (dumping the file on the desktop) but it has to be ...
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Filemaker 10 Advanced sending email via script & SMTP

We are using a windows server box to run the databases but we have found via the headers that the emails are send from the local workstation. We have moved to a new email system and have set up a ...
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File Maker Script Relative Cell Value

I'm new to FileMaker as well as Database administration in general. In my table, every Record contains a link to an Adobe Illustrator file and two Photosho files. The layout speciies a button for ...
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Filemaker mail script text with fields and functions

I trying to send an e-mail with the filemaker 10 "send mail" script template. Is it possible to define in the message box text with fields and functions? Example: Hello Richard This is a text List ...
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Sync data between two FileMaker12 instances through ODBC

I'd like to know, if there's a way to sync data between two FileMaker 12 instances through an ODBC connector. To be honest, I found how to set-up a DNS, but the problem is that I'm not able to connect ...