Tim Cimbura blogged recently about a interesting method of jumping around the FileMaker relationship graph without a plugin. Robert Schaub took it to the next level in this video: By placing the notes behind the relationship icon and providing a key, it’s possible to use the keyboard/keypad to type the associated number and have the target […]
A follow up by Douglas Alder to an earlier post about capturing webcam photos to FileMaker on a Mac, this post goes through the much more complicated process of doing so from Windows: The Challenge: Capturing images from a web cam into FileMaker on Windows. I was able to achieve this previously on a Mac using AppleScript, […]
If you need to use a double click in FileMaker–and learn more about the sequence of passing script parameters–this video is for you. Richard Carlton shows off Andy Person’s double click script and details what happens behind the scene. Single click here to access the FileMaker DoubleClick Cleverness demo file.
Another AHA moment from a FileMaker developer, Robert Samnegård, of FileMakerbloggen.se: Have you always wished that you could control your iOS device from a distance or are you longing for a version of FileMaker Go that works with the Apple Watch? FileMaker Go 14, our example app and a cheap Bluetooth headset will take you […]
OMG thinking…also known as Outside the Box thinking… also know as “Aha” thinking… Kevin Frank has a great post (its the third in the series) on anti-deduping (retain duplicates and omit unique entries from within an existing found set, as opposed to starting from all records). Why would you want to do that? This is […]