Weighing scale demo

Weighing scale demo
 Here is a short video on how you can integrate a weighing scale with your FileMaker App.It is fairly simple and in the video I show you 2 ways of doing it. One way is to use a serial plugin, another is by using a serial-to-bluetooth dongle.The serial plugin way has the advantages that you can script all interactions. Basically, you are telling the plugin to listen for data f...
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FileMaker Cloud and SSL Certificates

FileMaker Cloud and SSL Certificates
The FileMaker Cloud is here, and we are excited! There are many great things to say about the FileMaker Cloud and we think this is a very important and great addition to our platform. One thing we must realize is that what we have now is a 1.0 release, which means that there can be some "rough edges" that needs to be polished in future releases. One such edge is the process of renewing the S...

DataManix launches new service; Managed FM Server

DataManix launches new service; Managed FM Server
http://www.datamanix.comToday DataManix launches a new Managed FM Server service, that is designed to help you with managing your FileMaker Server, whether it is FileMaker Cloud, Hosted FileMaker server or your on-premises FileMaker Server. In other words, we take care of your server, so you can focus on creating awesome FileMaker solutions.How does it work ? Based on your needs, we will ins...

NEW V3 – Free Virtual Host Guide & Tool

NEW V3 – Free Virtual Host Guide & Tool
By popular demand, we have updated our Virtual Host guide and tool for FileMaker Server 13+ on Mac. The new guide will work with FileMaker Server 13.0v5 and higher. There are several new tips and tricks included in the “goodies” section. The new tool is now completely unlocked and does not use plugin anymore. Also new in this version is support for SSL. This is the original description: With Fil...

DataManix & SquareMoon naming conventions

DataManix & SquareMoon naming conventions
We have created a naming conventions document in collaboration with our great colleagues at SquareMoon Industries.The way these conventions sets themselves apart from many others, is that they are meant to be limited to a few rules and mostly guidelines. This should make it more easy to follow and not lock the developer into a very specific way of developing.We publish these conventions to...
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FMS 15 and SSL Certificates

FMS 15 and SSL Certificates
FileMaker 15 product family was released today ! There are several great things to say about the new release.One thing that is very interesting, is the changes made to FileMaker Server 15 and SSL certificates. We now have a better and easier way to install certificates, using the FileMaker Server Admin Console. Not only that, but now there is support for more certificate. Most interesting i...

FMS_AdminDT

FMS_AdminDT
We are very proud to announce that FileMaker Inc. has appointed DataManix as a FBA Platinum partner.Platinum partners are specially selected by FileMaker Inc., an Apple subsidiary, for exhibiting the highest level of technical expertise and customer service in creating innovative solutions on the FileMaker platform.In order to celebrate this properly, we have created a desktop version of t...

FBA Platinum partner

FBA Platinum partner
We are very proud to announce that FileMaker Inc. has appointed DataManix as a FBA Platinum partner.Platinum partners are specially selected by FileMaker Inc., an Apple subsidiary, for exhibiting the highest level of technical expertise and customer service in creating innovative solutions on the FileMaker platform.In order to celebrate this properly, we have created a desktop version ...

FMS BackupHelper

FMS BackupHelper
In this video, we are talking about FileMaker Server backups - or more precisely, a backup set, that you create for remote backup. Ultimately we want our FileMaker Server to take incremental backup, so we save on processing power and the time it takes to do a backup. But we also want our remote backup software to do incremental backup, instead of moving a full copy every night. Now in order for...

Fun with FileMaker – Control with the gestures of your hand

Fun with FileMaker – Control with the gestures of your hand
Watch this video to get inspired. I will show you a device, that can capture the gestures of your hand and thereby control a FileMaker solution. While this is just a prototype and proof of concept, there could actually be a lot of applications, where such thing could come in handy. Imagine a chef in a restaurant, that prepares dishes and the orders is displayed on a screen. Instead of having to...
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