Archives May 12, 2017

FileMaker 16: External Data Sources

One of the new features in FileMaker 16 is the ability to set an external data source dynamically by using a variable. So, what does that do?  How does it work? What does that mean for FileMaker development? What it Means It provides the ability to have multiple customers share a user interface file but each […]

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FileMaker 16: Passing Multiple Parameters Natively Using JSON

With the release of version 16, FileMaker developers finally have the ability to natively pass and parse multiple script parameters . This is made possible by the new JSON functions — specifically, the JSONSetElement function and the JSONGetElement function. There are various methods and syntaxes FileMaker developers have been using for passing multiple parameters to and from scripts, […]

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