DevCon 2019 Registration Discounts

DevCon Registration just opened for the 2019 FileMaker Developer Conference! Register now for special Early, Early Bird discounts on the 3-day conference being held on August 5-8, 2019. Prices will increase after March 1st, 2019, so be sure to register now in order to take advantage of these discounts. There are now options to attend the DevCon conference for two or three days. There is also a training day offering before the conference on August 4th. The training day features classes for all levels of developers, from beginner to expert. Discounts are available on all of the different conference registration options, including the training day. Prices for the conference will significantly increase on March 2nd, 2019.

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Hiring Junior Developer and Server Specialist

AppWorks is hiring! We’re looking for energetic, creative individuals to fill the role of Junior FileMaker Developer and Server Specialist. We are looking for a long-term employee, someone who sees our vision, fits in our culture and wants to help us maintain and build on this momentum as we grow over the years into a larger, flourishing company. We are a work-to-live company, not a live-to-work company.

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Contextual Menus in FileMaker

Ever wondered how the ‘contextual menu’ in FileMaker is created? Perhaps you’ve noticed that unlike Custom Menus, native functionality to customize them does not exist. Well, kind of. When you create a Custom Menu, the menu items that you enable or omit will have a direct effect on the items displayed in the contextual menu. This can be an unexpected side-effect in some cases. Using a plug-in is the only way (currently) to fully customize the contextual menu, but this post focuses solely on native functionality.

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January Meetup with LiveCode

We’d like to extend a thank you to everyone that was able to join us this past Tuesday night for our monthly Meetup. We began with our customary FileMaker Q&A session, then listened to a special presentation from Kevin Miller of LiveCode.

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