HomeBase Software Publishing Ltd., provides consulting, design, and development services for FileMaker Pro-based local area network database applications. We build custom solutions for companies and non-profits organizations. Our main tool is FileMaker Pro database software. We blog about FileMaker Pro topics that are interesting to us or our customers. Many blog postings include a demo […]
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Submitting FileMaker Runtimes to the Mac App Store | HomeBase Software.
The Demo database has been revised to include the ability to run updates on individual records. This was the missing piece in the demo that a few people commented on. The problem before was that you could subscribe and unsubscribe people from MailChimp, but if you wanted to keep their associated record history intact (what […]
Part 1 of 3 Parts — (See also Part 2 and Part 3 ) FileMaker Pro is a great place to store information about customers and clients. It also has some very useful tools for sending out emails to small groups of people. I have automated my own client billing system using FileMaker. I can […]
In my previous post (Part 1, see also Part 3 ) about FileMaker MailChimp integration, I discussed the issues around using FileMaker as your main bulk email program, problems with WYSIWYG mail creation, getting hit with a spammer designation from your ISP, issues with using simple HTML to allow all email clients the benefit of reading the message correctly […]
Did FileMaker just open the door for developers to create databases that will run on Macs, Windows, iPhones and iPads, all for free? Runtime + Go = Free Distribution Platform The recent launch of FileMaker Pro 12 has been getting rave reviews around the web. A big bonus of the new version is that FileMaker […]
FileMaker Go 12 has a new mobile function called “Location()”. Location() only works on Mobile devices at this point, so to test this demo file you need to have FileMaker Go 12 installed on your iOS device, an iPhone, iPod or iPad. FileMaker Go is free and available here for the iPhone and here for […]