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...