Entries by Stu Dietz

FileMaker 17: Portals for Master-Detail Layouts

One of FileMaker 17’s most exciting new features is the ability to configure portals to display records from the current table. This allows us to easily create master-detail layouts. What Is Master-Detail? Master-detail is a very common and powerful UI design pattern. The basic idea is that a single screen or interface displays both a […]

Extending the Power of FileMaker in the Cloud with Amazon AppStream 2.0

Over the past several years, FileMaker has entered the cloud computing landscape. FileMaker Server can be run in the cloud through a cloud services provider such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) or Microsoft Azure. And in late 2016, FileMaker unveiled FileMaker Cloud, a new AWS-based service that allows you to deploy a FileMaker server without […]