Category FileMaker Training

FileMaker Server Migration Checklist

With recent social distancing measures, many organizations are migrating to the cloud in order to access workplace applications remotely. Similar to our Security Checklist, we’re publishing our own proven plan for easy FileMaker server migrations from on-premises to cloud servers. This method is aimed at preventing problems and minimizing downtime. 

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At-home Advanced Class Series

AppWorks is offering our planned Advanced Class Series as a Zoom training class on Thursdays in April. Attendees will be able to improve their FileMaker skills from the comfort of their homes. Classes are available for purchase individually, or as a 4-pack for a $100 discount. Classes will take place on April 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th from 1-5PM PST.

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Step-by-Step Guide to Building a JSON Object in FileMaker

JSON has now become a FileMaker developer’s standard method to store and manipulate data in memory. In other words, when you want to create a variable to store anything more complex than a simple string, number, or return-separated list, JSON is the way to do it. If you’re not using it already, you must learn how!

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FileMaker 18: How to Use the New Data File Script Steps

FileMaker 18 offers a series of new script steps that add native file creation and manipulation to the developer’s toolkit. The utility of these new script steps will be fully realized once people start using them, but right away I can foresee some great use cases. Write records to a text file for import into another system? Generate an HTML document? Custom local log files? All are possible with these new script steps.

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