BaseElements Plugin to ( not ) drop Linux support

UPDATE : Nov 12, 2019 : Serves me right for trying to plan things. So the new roadmap for FileMaker now suggests that there will be an on-premise version of FMS for linux. So we won’t be removing linux support any more. — Our free BaseElements plugin is...

BaseElements and Runtimes

Every version of BaseElements since the very first release have included an option to download a “runtime” version of the solution. This means you can download a full application for Mac or Windows which will run separately from your FileMaker Pro...

RESTfm adds Data API Support

We’ve been in the REST API business since 2013 when we released the first version of RESTfm, and since then we’ve spent a lot of time talking about FileMaker and REST. So we were very excited when FileMaker themselves started talking REST with their Data...

BaseElements 18 and the new XML

One of the big new features in FileMaker Pro 18 is something that not everyone will know what to do with at first. FileMaker describes it as : Use a preview release script step to save a copy of a FileMaker file as XML. Use the XML file to more easily compare changes...

BaseElements Next coming soon.

As always, we’re working on new versions of BaseElements and deciding on which new features to add. We’re going to have a bunch of small additions to show off in BaseElements Next, but we have a couple of cool larger features I wanted to highlight. A...

FileMaker, Dropbox and large files

We use Dropbox for a lot of things at Goya. We also use APIs for a lot of things. Last year we published an article explaining the basic steps of integrating the FileMaker platform with the Dropbox API. The steps and endpoints in that article are still valid, but the...

BaseElements 17 Released

It’s been a while in beta, but we have a new version of BaseElements out as final today.  BaseElements 17 is the latest version of our award winning analysis tool for FileMaker solutions.  As well as adding support for the cool new FileMaker 17 features, it also...

RESTfm Support for FMS 17

We’ve uploaded a new build of RESTfm, version 5.1.0 beta to the sponsors Dropbox shares.  For all out sponsors ( thanks again ) this should be ready and waiting for you to play with already. The only change is support for the new FileMaker 17.  We’ve also...

RefreshFM goes unlocked for everyone

It’s been a while since we’ve had a major release of our update management tool RefreshFM.  It’s not because we don’t have plans for it, but we’ve been waiting to see what we can do in FileMaker 16 and beyond.  And two things recently...