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Learn FileMaker Pro 16

Author: Mark Conway Munro

Publisher: Apress

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 917

View: 732

Extend FileMaker's built-in functionality and totally customize your data management environment with specialized functions and menus to super-charge the results and create a truly unique and focused experience. This book includes everything a beginner needs to get started building databases with FileMaker and contains advanced tips and techniques that the most seasoned professionals will appreciate. Written by a long time FileMaker developer, this book contains material for developers of every skill level. FileMaker Pro 16 is a powerful database development application used by millions of people in diverse industries to simplify data management tasks, leverage their business information in new ways and automate many mundane tasks. A custom solution built with FileMaker can quickly tap into a powerful set of capabilities and technologies to offer users an intuitive and pleasing environment in which to achieve new levels of efficiency and professionalism. What You’ll learn Create SQL queries to build fast and efficient formulas Discover new features of version 16 such as JSON functions, Cards, Layout Object window, SortValues, UniqueValues, using variables in Data Sources Write calculations using built-in and creating your own custom functions Discover the importance of a good approach to interface and technical design Apply best practices for naming conventions and usage standards Explore advanced topics about designing professional, open-ended solutions and using advanced techniques Who This Book Is For Casual programmers, full time consultants and IT professionals.
Computers

Learn FileMaker Pro 19

Author: Mark Conway Munro

Publisher: Apress

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 690

View: 820

Discover how easy it is to create multi-user, cross-platform custom solutions with FileMaker Pro, the relational database platform published by Apple subsidiary Claris International, Inc. Meticulously rewritten with clearer lessons, more real-world examples and updated to include feature changes introduced in recent versions, this book makes it easier to get started planning, building and deploying a custom database solution. The material is presented in an easy to follow manner with each chapter building on the last. After an initial review of the user environment and application basics, it begins a deep exploration of the integrated development environment that seamlessly combines the full stack of data table schema, business logic and interface layers into one visual programming experience. This book includes everything a beginner needs to get started building custom databases and contains advanced material that seasoned professionals will appreciate. Written by a professional developer with decades of real-world experience, Learn FileMaker Pro 19 is your comprehensive learning and reference guide. Join millions of users and developers worldwide in achieving a new level of workflow efficiency with FileMaker Pro. What You’ll Learn Discover interface and feature changes in FileMaker 17-19 Create and maintain healthy files Plan and create custom tables, fields, relationships Write calculations using built-in and custom functions Build recursive and repeating formulas Discover advanced features using cURL, JSON, SQL, ODBC and FM URL Manipulate data files in the computer directory with scripts Deploy solutions to a server and share with desktop, iOS and web clients Who This Book Is For Casual programmers, full time consultants, and IT professionals
Computers

Learn FileMaker Pro 16

Author: Mark Conway Munro

Publisher: Apress

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 917

View: 580

Extend FileMaker's built-in functionality and totally customize your data management environment with specialized functions and menus to super-charge the results and create a truly unique and focused experience. This book includes everything a beginner needs to get started building databases with FileMaker and contains advanced tips and techniques that the most seasoned professionals will appreciate. Written by a long time FileMaker developer, this book contains material for developers of every skill level. FileMaker Pro 16 is a powerful database development application used by millions of people in diverse industries to simplify data management tasks, leverage their business information in new ways and automate many mundane tasks. A custom solution built with FileMaker can quickly tap into a powerful set of capabilities and technologies to offer users an intuitive and pleasing environment in which to achieve new levels of efficiency and professionalism. What You’ll learn Create SQL queries to build fast and efficient formulas Discover new features of version 16 such as JSON functions, Cards, Layout Object window, SortValues, UniqueValues, using variables in Data Sources Write calculations using built-in and creating your own custom functions Discover the importance of a good approach to interface and technical design Apply best practices for naming conventions and usage standards Explore advanced topics about designing professional, open-ended solutions and using advanced techniques Who This Book Is For Casual programmers, full time consultants and IT professionals.
Computers

Learn FileMaker Pro 10

Author: Jonathan Stars

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 642

View: 740

Learn FileMaker(r) Pro 10 provides an excellent reference to FileMaker Inc. s award-winning database program for both beginners and advanced developers. From converting files created with previous versions of FileMaker Pro and sharing data on the web to creating reports and sorting data, this book offers a hands-on approach to getting the most out of your FileMaker Pro databases. Learn how to use the completely redesigned Status area, now known as the Status toolbar; send e-mail right from FileMaker with the SMTP-based Send Mail option; build reports quickly and easily with the Saved Finds feature; automate your database with scripts and activate those scripts with the new script trigger feature; integrate your Bento data into your FileMaker files; work with the enhanced Web viewer."
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Learning FileMaker Pro 8

Author: Gregory Lawrence Bowden

Publisher: Guided Computer Tutorials

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 211

View: 227

Computers

Learning FileMaker Pro 7

Author: Gregory Lawrence Bowden

Publisher: Guided Computer Tutorials

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 211

View: 643

Computers

Learn FileMaker Pro 7

Author: Jonathan Stars

Publisher: Wordware Publishing, Inc.

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 515

View: 254

Describes the fundamentals of FileMaker pro, covering such topics as working with multiple tables, using the relationships model, using scripting tools, and sharing FileMaker databases on the Internet.
Computers

Learn Filemaker Pro 6

Author: Jonathan Stars

Publisher: Republic of Texas Press

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 471

View: 539

Provides information about the cross-platform relational database system, covering topics such as building complex calculations, debugging scripts, applying security, and implementing backup procedures.
Computers

Learn Filemaker Pro 5.0

Author: Jonathan Stars

Publisher: Wordware

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 375

View: 349

"Learn FileMaker Pro 5.0" is designed to teach the fundamentals of this cross-platform relational database program to both Macintosh and PC users, while also providing more advanced topics for intermediate users. Beginners learn the basic elements of FileMaker in a straightforward, logical manner, complete with hands-on exercises and chapter quizzes. For those who have experience with FileMaker, the book includes information on troubleshooting and debugging scripts, creating a report based on a date range, and how to turn a field into a button. By the time readers complete this book, they will have a set of files they can use to keep track of customers and invoices. The appendixes address issues such as network error messages and technical support. In addition, an extensive index with more than 2,500 entries guides the reader to specific FileMaker topics. The companion CD-ROM contains the example files in both Windows and Macintosh formats, along with other FileMaker developer solutions and plug-ins. Jonathan Stars is a software consultant in Michigan, where he specializes in creating FileMaker databases. Among his many projects, he has developed databases for government agencies in Michigan, music publishers, and universities. He is a member of the FileMaker Solution Alliance and writes for "FileMaker Pro Advisor" magazine.
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Learn FileMaker Pro 5.5

Author: Jonathan Stars

Publisher: Wordware

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 398

View: 815

Demonstrates Filemaker Pro's features, explaining how to plan the database system, create entity-relationship diagrams, specify and define fields, maintain referential integrity, and write successful scripts.
Computers

Learn Excel 2016 for OS X

Author: Guy Hart-Davis

Publisher: Apress

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 399

View: 919

Microsoft Excel 2016 for Mac OS X is a powerful application, but many of its most impressive features can be difficult to find. Learn Excel 2016 for OS X by Guy Hart-Davis is a practical, hands-on approach to learning all of the details of Excel 2016 in order to get work done efficiently on OS X. From using formulas and functions to creating databases, from analyzing data to automating tasks, you'll learn everything you need to know to put this powerful application to use for a variety of tasks.
Computers

FileMaker Pro 13 Absolute Beginner's Guide

Author: Tim Dietrich

Publisher: Que Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 400

View: 628

Make the most of FileMaker Pro 13–without becoming a technical expert! This book is the fastest way to create FileMaker Pro databases that perform well, are easy to manage, solve problems, and achieve your goals! Even if you’ve never used FileMaker Pro before, you’ll learn how to do what you want, one incredibly clear and easy step at a time. FileMaker Pro has never, ever been this simple! Who knew how simple FileMaker® Pro 13 could be? This is the easiest, most practical beginner’s guide to using the powerful new FileMaker Pro 13 database program…simple, reliable instructions for doing everything you really want to do! Here’s a small sample of what you’ll learn: • Get comfortable with the FileMaker Pro environment, and discover all you can do with it • Create complete databases instantly with Starter Solutions • Design custom databases that efficiently meet your specific needs • Identify the right tables, fields, and relationships; create new databases from scratch • Expand your database to integrate new data and tables • Craft layouts that make your database easier and more efficient to use • Quickly find, sort, organize, import, and export data • Create intuitive, visual reports and graphs for better decision-making • Use scripts to automate a wide variety of routine tasks • Safeguard databases with accounts, privileges, and reliable backups • Share data with colleagues running iPads, iPhones, Windows computers, or Macs • Take your data with you through FileMaker Go • Master expert tips and hidden features you’d never find on your own • And much more…
Computers

FileMaker Pro 10 Bible

Author: Ray Cologon

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 816

View: 523

FileMaker Pro 10 Bible provides information that grows with you no matter what your level when you start. Topics range from the general (how databases fit into real life and your business needs; comparisons with other database development tools; a broad discussion of integration with existing systems and software) through the building-blocks of FileMaker solutions, and on up to state-of-the-art advice on concepts of optimization, modularization, innovative and sophisticated user-interface design, dynamic elements, logic, cutting-edge calculations, publishing your database to the Web, and integrating tightly with SQL databases via "ESS". The book also includes the special developer tools available in FileMaker Pro Advanced, and covers topics too oft skipped over in other books on the market -- backup how-to's and strategies, must-read information about good database husbandry and file recovery, and so on. Much of the information in the book is documented nowhere else. This is the one must-have FileMaker book! Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.
Computers

FileMaker Pro 10: The Missing Manual

Author: Susan Prosser

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 834

View: 276

Describes the fundamentals of FileMaker Pro 10, covering such topics as editing records, creating layouts, calculations, scripting, and security.

Learning FileMaker Go 16

Author:

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ISBN:

Category:

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View: 811

Learn how to use FileMaker Go 16, the app that allows you to run your FileMaker custom apps on iOS devices. Discover how to navigate the FileMaker Go 16 interface, design custom apps, use container fields, and more.
Computers

FileMaker Pro 14: The Missing Manual

Author: Susan Prosser

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 972

View: 921

You don’t need a technical background to build powerful databases with FileMaker Pro 14. This crystal-clear, objective guide shows you how to create a database that lets you do almost anything with your data so you can quickly achieve your goals. Whether you’re creating catalogs, managing inventory and billing, or planning a wedding, you’ll learn how to customize your database to run on a PC, Mac, web browser, or iOS device. The important stuff you need to know: Dive into relational data. Solve problems quickly by connecting and combining data from different tables. Create professional documents. Publish reports, charts, invoices, catalogs, and other documents with ease. Access data anywhere. Use FileMaker Go on your iPad or iPhone—or share data on the Web. Harness processing power. Use new calculation and scripting tools to crunch numbers, search text, and automate tasks. Run your database on a secure server. Learn the high-level features of FileMaker Pro Advanced. Keep your data safe. Set privileges and allow data sharing with FileMaker’s streamlined security features.
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Data-driven iOS Apps for iPad and iPhone with FileMaker Pro, Bento by FileMaker, and FileMaker Go

Author: Jesse Feiler

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 432

View: 846

Use FileMaker® technologies to create powerful mobile data apps for iPhone®, iPod® touch, and iPad™ Apple’s FileMaker technologies make it easy to create powerful, data-driven apps for iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, and any mobile device’s web browser. In this book, leading FileMaker and iOS expert Jesse Feiler teaches you all the skills and techniques you’ll need, whether you’re a developer, knowledge worker, or manager. Feiler thoroughly reviews each strategy for delivering mobile data using FileMaker Pro, FileMaker Server, FileMaker Go, and Bento. You’ll learn how mobile data-driven apps are different from traditional desktop-driven apps, and how to create highly usable interfaces for them. Step by step, Feiler demonstrates how to extend existing databases to mobile devices and the web, and how to create and optimize brand-new databases for iPad and iPhone. This book brings together core principles, practical development techniques, and proven tips and shortcuts. You’ll discover the best ways to incorporate printing, touch interface elements, and location-based features into your apps; integrate data from multiple FileMaker and non-FileMaker sources; and much more. • Use FileMaker Go apps to access FileMaker databases hosted on FileMaker Server or FileMaker Pro, or databases resident on a mobile device • Move FileMaker Pro databases, scripts, and layouts to mobile environments • Develop easy-to-use interfaces for mobile data apps • Design FileMaker Go solutions for iPhone, iPad, or both • Optimize FileMaker databases for FileMaker Go • Integrate printing and charting features into your mobile database apps • Use Bento to share data and synchronize libraries • Work effectively with Bento records, fields, forms, and tables • Build location-aware database apps for iOS mobile devices • Import/export data from Bento, FileMaker, spreadsheets, and other sources • Move FileMaker databases to the web with IWP, CWP, and FileMaker Server Jesse Feiler is a developer, web designer, trainer, and author. He has worked with Apple mobile devices from Newton through iPad and has worked with FileMaker technologies since 1984. Feiler created ChamplainArts.com’s powerful iPad meeting management app MinutesMachine. His books include Using FileMaker Bento, Sams Teach Yourself Drupal in 24 Hours, The Bento Book, and FileMaker Pro 10 in Depth. quepublishing.com northcountryconsulting.com