GREG LANE OF SKELETON KEY explores using ExecuteSQL to produce more effective charts–which is what our clients want, isn’t it? This is part one of three: Sometimes as software developers we get caught up in the details of collecting, storing, and displaying data. To our clients, this is rarely the ultimate goal. Our clients want […]
CALVIN COOPER of Skeleton Key delivers a great primer on themes and styles in FileMaker 13: To view the styling options for a particular layout object: First select the layout object then view the styling tab in the inspector. If you deselect the show all check box you will be left with only the available […]
GET RID of the complicated case statements. Chad Adamx with a cool technique to easily concatenate text using list and substitute! ▶ Cool Technique Video- Solution to Easily Concatenate Text – FileMaker – YouTube.
Greg Lane of Skeleton Key: Pros and Cons of the Perform Script Step on Server: FileMaker 13′s new Perform Script on Server script step provides new opportunities for optimizing performance and it enables access to features that were previously unavailable to remote FileMaker Go clients. Our FMRPC product and other techniques have allowed this type of functionality […]
FMRPC: ALTERNATE DEMO FILE AND A PERFORMANCE TIP We’ve had a number of requests for the ‘Teaser’ file I used in the YouTube videos where we showcased FMRPC. This blog post explains how that file is constructed, and lets you download it and take it for a test drive yourself. You’ll find this file has less […]
Now for a little more advanced exporting – and a bug find by Chad Adams… ________ Hello fellow FileMaker Developers. I recently found this glitch when exporting grouped data via a script. Take a look so you can learn how to avoid and fix this issue when you run across it. Chad www.skeletonkey.com FileMaker – […]
Text Parsing in FileMaker : Live Demo – Example 1 – YouTube.
Skeleton Key Announces FMRPC June 9, 2013 in FileMaker [prMac.com] Saint Louis, Missouri – FMRPC increases FileMaker application performance while adding functionality to the entire FileMaker platform, especially FileMaker Go. Specifically, it allows a FileMaker user to run data and processor-intensive operations on the FileMaker Server and on demand. This happens without the need for […]
Animated FileMaker Pop Up Windows: Part 2 – YouTube.