Friday, July 3, 2020
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Drafting a Main Menu

To create the perfect main menu, you need to know exactly what it is your database will need to do. Now, that might seem like...

Best Practices For Designing Layouts

FileMaker has a very advanced user interface compared to some database programs. It is very easy to create the perfect layouts for your solutions...

Using Conditional Formatting

Conditional formatting is a way you can format layout objects to change automatically when they meet specified conditions. For example, you can use conditional formatting...

Apple Notification Tip

Millions of people have iPhones these days. So most people will recognise this icon... This is the Reminders app icon with a red circle attached...

Bar Code Planning

Bar Codes. They're cool, they're fun and they are essential for a growing business. But setting up a bar code system is not as easy...

Creating Adaptive Layouts

Databases have the tendency to look a little boring, plain and down right lifeless! FileMaker changes that. Or rather, FileMaker can change that if...
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Creating Colour Palettes within FileMaker Pro

As we’ve all likely heard before, a movie isn’t just great because of the cinematography, it’s the sound that counts just as much. What...

Finding Icons in the SVG Icon Pack

In Version 2.6 of the SVG Icon Pack, users are now able to search for icons using multiple methods. In this release there are 334 icons available,...

FileMaker 14: In Field Labels

In-field labels, or Placeholder text, are a new addition to FileMaker 14. The in-field labels simplify your layouts by adding placeholder text or instructions inside...

Apple to change main font?

Recently it has been rumoured that Apple could be changing its main font.  Users are currently used to seeing their text in Helvetica Neue. But...