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FileMaker Pro 12

FileMaker Pro 12

By: Horst-Dieter Radke

Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 15-AUG-2013

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Grundlagen: Was Sie über Datenbanken wissen müssenStarter-Lösungen: Ohne Vorkenntnisse loslegenEntwickeln: Eigene FileMaker-Datenbanken aufbauenNutzen: Erfassen, Suchen, Drucken von Daten Automatisieren: Abläufe mit Scripten optimieren FileMaker Mobil: Daten im Netzwerk oder unterwegs...

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FileMaker® 12 Developers Reference: Functions, Scripts, Commands, and Grammars

FileMaker® 12 Developers Reference: Functions, Scripts, Commands, and Grammars

By: Bob Bowers; Steve Lane; Scott Love; Dawn Heady

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 30-AUG-2012

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The new FileMaker 12 allows you to build unparalleled databases for a wide variety of devices, from Windows and Mac desktops to iPhones and iPad. With 10 million registered customers, FileMaker's users are "average Joes" who are knowledge workers, subject matter experts, and business users from all walks of life. The community extends well beyond the pool of professional software developers. FileMaker's legendary ease-of-use has led to its wide adoption and has allowed non-programmers an avenue into creating sophisticated software solutions. FileMaker 12 Developer’s Reference will serve to...

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FileMaker Pro 12: The Missing Manual

FileMaker Pro 12: The Missing Manual

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 24-JUL-2012

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You don’t have to be a techie to use FileMaker Pro 12, but you do need to know what you’re doing. With this crystal-clear guide, you’ll learn how to create a powerful database that lets you do almost anything with your data. Whether you’re running a business, printing a catalog, or planning a wedding, you’ll learn how to customize your database and put it to work....

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FileMaker® 12 In Depth

FileMaker® 12 In Depth

By: Jesse Feiler

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 31-MAY-2012

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FileMaker® 12 In Depth Do more in less time! FileMaker 12 In Depth is the most comprehensive, coherent, and practical guide to creating professional-quality solutions with the newest versions of FileMaker! Drawing on his unsurpassed real-world experience as a FileMaker user, consultant, and developer, Jesse Feiler helps you gain practical mastery of today’s newest, most advanced FileMaker tools and features. •      Use themes to build solutions for FileMaker Pro on Windows and OS X, FileMaker Go on iOS, and Instant Web Publishing •      Get the most out of new container field...

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Learn FileMaker Pro 10

Learn FileMaker Pro 10

By: Jonathan Stars

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Publication Date: 23-JUN-2009

Insert Date: 21-OCT-2010

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Learn FileMaker® 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...

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FileMaker Web Publishing: A Complete Guide to Using the API for PHP

FileMaker Web Publishing: A Complete Guide to Using the API for PHP

By: Allyson Olm; Stephen Knight; Michael Petrov

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Publication Date: 25-OCT-2010

Insert Date: 10-OCT-2010

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FileMaker Web Publishing offers an unparalleled development strategy for database managers, web designers, and programmers who are interested in getting the most out of FileMaker databases on the web. The book introduces the basics of HTML, cascading style sheets, and PHP, then moves on to specific concepts such as database portals, value lists, and complex navigation systems. Advanced topics include uploading and referencing files within the database and sending dynamically formatted emails....

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FileMaker® Pro 10 Bible

FileMaker® Pro 10 Bible

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 04-MAY-2009

Insert Date: 05-JUL-2010

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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...

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FileMaker Pro 11: The Missing Manual

FileMaker Pro 11: The Missing Manual

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 26-MAY-2010

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Make information work for you with the FileMaker Pro 11 desktop database and FileMaker Pro 11: The Missing Manual. This book helps you get started, build your database, and produce results, whether you're running a business, pursuing a hobby, or planning your retirement. It's a thorough, accessible guide for new, non-technical users, as well as those with more experience....

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FileMaker® Pro 9 Bible

FileMaker® Pro 9 Bible

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 24-MAR-2008

Insert Date: 17-APR-2009

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Refocused and completely rewritten with the needs of business users and FileMaker Pro developers in mind, FileMaker Pro 9 Bible shows you how to design an industrial-strength database, make it intuitive, and automate it with scripts and programming. From the fundamentals to data modeling to writing no-fail code, you'll find the clear, step-by-step procedures, solid techniques, and detailed explanations you need to master this powerful software and build the right solutions for your needs. ...

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FileMaker® Pro 10 In Depth

FileMaker® Pro 10 In Depth

By: Jesse Feiler

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 11-FEB-2009

Insert Date: 01-FEB-2009

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Advice and techniques that you need to get the job done. Looking for ways to streamline your work so that you can focus on maximizing your time? In Depth provides specific, tested, and proven solutions to the problems you run into every day–things other books ignore or oversimplify. This is the one book that you can rely on to answer all the questions you have now and will have in the future. In Depth offers: Comprehensive coverage, with detailed solutions Breakthrough techniques and shortcuts that are unavailable elsewhere Practical, real-world examples with nothing...

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FileMaker Pro 10: The Missing Manual

FileMaker Pro 10: The Missing Manual

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 23-JAN-2009

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The FileMaker Pro 10 desktop database lets you do almost anything with the information you give it -- especially with this book as your guide. Clear, thorough, and accessible, FileMaker Pro 10: The Missing Manual helps you get in, build your database, and get the results you need, whether you're running a business, pursuing a hobby, or planning your retirement. It's the ideal guide for non-technical and experienced folks alike. Each chapter in this fully updated edition covers the latest timesaving features of FileMaker Pro 10, including saved finds and a redesigned toolbar that reveals...

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FileMaker® Pro Design & Scripting For Dummies®

FileMaker® Pro Design & Scripting For Dummies®

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 12-JUL-2006

Insert Date: 06-MAR-2008

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Get the scoop on designing databases for Mac and WindowsUse FileMaker Pro design and scripting to quickly, easily build databases that solve real problemsFileMaker Pro has grown up, and it's better than ever! This easy-to-use guide shows you how to design a great FileMaker application, build a database that works, add the functionality you need, populate your database, and venture into programming with ScriptMaker. You'll find out how to share and protect your database, too.Discover how to Build a layout that works Create custom triggers and calculated fields Generate reports...

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Special Edition Using FileMaker 9

Special Edition Using FileMaker 9

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Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 16-NOV-2007

Insert Date: 17-OCT-2007

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Special Edition Using FileMaker 9 The only FILEMAKER 9 book you need We crafted this book to grow with you, providing the reference material you need as you move toward FileMaker® 9 proficiency and the use of more advanced features. If you buy only one book on FileMaker® 9, Special Edition Using FileMaker® 9 is the only book you need. Make the most of FileMaker 9:      •    Integrate the Web with FileMaker using the new Web Viewer      •    Use the new external data sources techniques with SQL and ODBC      •    Discover how to add supplemental fields in FileMaker to external SQL...

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FileMaker Pro 9: The Missing Manual

FileMaker Pro 9: The Missing Manual

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 02-AUG-2007

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FileMaker Pro 9: The Missing Manual is the clear, thorough and accessible guide to the latest version of this popular desktop database program. FileMaker Pro lets you do almost anything with the information you give it. You can print corporate reports, plan your retirement, or run a small country -- if you know what you're doing. This book helps non-technical folks like you get in, get your database built, and get the results you need. Pronto. The new edition gives novices and experienced users the scoop on versions 8.5 and 9. It offers complete coverage of timesaving new features such as the...

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Web Publishing with PHP and FileMaker® 9

Web Publishing with PHP and FileMaker® 9

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Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 05-SEP-2007

Insert Date: 29-JUL-2007

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Whether you are a FileMaker developer who is new to web publishing, a web developer who is new to FileMaker, or a complete beginner looking to put your data online, this book is for you. In Part I, you learn the basics of how web publishing works and how to write your own HTML and PHP. In Part II, you learn how to build a FileMaker database and install and configure the FileMaker Server to host the database. In Part III, you learn how to put it all together to create web pages that talk to your database and allow people to view the data and, if you like, modify it. Throughout the book,...

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FileMaker® 9 Developer Reference: Functions, Scripts, Commands, and Grammars, with Extensive Custom Function Examples

FileMaker® 9 Developer Reference: Functions, Scripts, Commands, and Grammars, with Extensive Custom Function Examples

By: Bob Bowers; Scott Love; Steve Lane

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 02-AUG-2007

Insert Date: 21-JUL-2007

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Maybe you know FileMaker, and you have used it for years, but need a quick reference, immediately accessible while not interrupting your work on screen. This is the only book on the market expressly focused on describing each calculation formula and how and when to use each! Filled with real-world, concrete examples, this book is an invaluable companion to readers working to develop solutions to their every day software problems. Contains hundreds of calculation functions, script steps, and operations that will appeal to every FileMaker user, new and old....

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Creating a Database in FileMaker Pro 8.5: Visual QuickProject Guide

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Creating a Database in FileMaker Pro 8.5: Visual QuickProject Guide

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Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 22-DEC-2006

Insert Date: 16-MAR-2007

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If you want to make a great-looking, practical database fast but don't want to get bogged down with the details, then you need a Visual QuickProject Guide! If you've never created a database before, the task can be daunting. Recognizing that you don't necessarily want or need to know about every FileMaker Pro 8.5 feature, this low-priced, compact guide is the quickest route to creating a functional, organized database. Whether you're a small business owner looking for a better way to track inventory and invoices, someone just looking for a streamlined way to keep track of your...

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FileMaker 8.5: Integrating the Web

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FileMaker 8.5: Integrating the Web

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 09-JUL-2006

Insert Date: 11-OCT-2006

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<div><p> FileMaker Pro, famed for power and ease of use, has added a suite of new features that can seriously boost your database productivity. This tutorial helps you take full advantage of the fresh stuff. It focuses on FileMaker's terrific new tool for integrating the Web with your databases: the Web Viewer. Step-by-step instructions help you create a Web Viewer from one of FileMaker's templates or a totally custom version of your own. </p><p>But the tutorial doesn't stop there. It goes on to cover Object Naming, including FileMaker's rules for Object Names and how to use them in...

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FileMaker 8 Calculation Functions

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FileMaker 8 Calculation Functions

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Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 08-AUG-2006

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The calculation dialog in FileMaker serves as a fundamental element in nearly all development activities. The calculation dialog allows developers easy access to the data fields in their solutions and to a complete function list. This Short Cut presents a complete description of each calculation function, lists examples, and in many cases offers additional comments on usage. This Short Cut is Chapter 6 from the book FileMaker 8 Functions and Scripts Desk Reference by Scott Love, Steve Lane, and Bob Bowers (0-7897-3511-3).  As such, it contains references pointing you to additional...

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Useful Custom FileMaker 8 Functions

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Useful Custom FileMaker 8 Functions

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Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 08-AUG-2006

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This Short Cut presents a sampling of custom functions that we’ve found useful, or that serve as good examples of functions in our day-to-day practice. The functions are broken into groups according to their purpose, much as FileMaker’s calculation functions are. Please note that these functions are meant as examples—although the examples were not tested exhaustively, nor is this collection meant to be comprehensive. We hope you’ll find some of them helpful directly, or that reading and analyzing others might provide a springboard for your own ideas. Table of Contents Number...