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FMS 17 Missing Admin Tool

FileMaker, Inc. has just released the FileMaker 17 platform. While we are excited about some of the new great features, the FileMaker 17 Server now features a new web admin console, that looks like the FileMaker Cloud Admin Console. While the web console is nice...

DM Migration Helper Tool

FileMaker, Inc. has just released the FileMaker 17 platform. We are very excited about the FMDataMigrator tool as it will allow us to do deployments of solutions much, much faster than in the past. This will reduce the argument to do development in live solutions...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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....

FileMaker Server Admin Tool

Do you manage FileMaker Server 13 and higher ? Well, we just released a simple tool, where you can easily manage multiply FMS13, thanks to the new HTML5 admin console, and native FileMaker. This is completely unlocked, native and free for you to use, modify or extend....

Dynamic UI Navigation

We have again created a video with Richard Carlton at FileMaker Training Videos. This time, we show how you can create a great dynamic navigation system with the use of the new Button Bar object in FileMaker 14. The idea with this navigation system is that you insert...

Free SVG Gallery Tool

Now you get an even smarter way of managing your SVG icons, and a very smart and easy way to get a collection of icons, directly into the icons palette within your FileMaker solution. The SVG Gallery tool works by importing your icons, taking the content of SVG files...

SSL Server Certificate Tool

Being at the forefront commits. We love to share our knowledge with colleages. Watch the videos we have created with Richard Carlton at filemakervideos.com, at our website or join us at dotFMP in Berlin, DevCon in Las Vegas or at regional seminars and conferences....