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FileMaker 13 New Features

with Cris Ippolite

Video: Welcome

Tour the new and enhanced features in FileMaker Pro, Server, and Go 13, including layout styles, new popover and slide controls, and publishing to WebDirect.
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  1. 2m 29s
    1. Welcome
      1m 3s
    2. Using the exercise files
      1m 26s
  2. 6m 10s
    1. FileMaker Pro, FileMaker Go, and FileMaker Server
      6m 10s
  3. 6m 18s
    1. Exploring the New Layout/Report assistant
      3m 3s
    2. Creating layouts for devices
      3m 15s
  4. 26m 36s
    1. Exploring control over object styles
      7m 14s
    2. Understanding how FileMaker displays formatting
      2m 59s
    3. Defining custom styles
      4m 55s
    4. Creating new themes
      6m 23s
    5. Managing themes
      5m 5s
  5. 39m 10s
    1. Controlling object visibility dynamically
      9m 56s
    2. Working with fields in Layout mode
      7m 27s
    3. Working with slide controls
      7m 26s
    4. Using Undo and Redo in Layout mode
      2m 24s
    5. Applying active state formatting to portal rows and list views
      6m 45s
    6. Applying Outer Shadow, Inner Shadow, and padding
      5m 12s
  6. 17m 43s
    1. Adding popovers to your layout
      8m 19s
    2. Changing popover appearance
      4m 39s
    3. Understanding popover settings
      4m 45s
  7. 25m 30s
    1. Uploading files to FileMaker Server
      11m 40s
    2. Touring the new FileMaker Admin Console
      13m 50s
  8. 28m 22s
    1. Using the Edit Script dialog
      2m 38s
    2. Adding default folder locations
      1m 25s
    3. Using a custom dialog window
      2m 7s
    4. Performing scripts on FileMaker Server
      8m 30s
    5. Exploring the OnGestureTap script trigger
      9m 10s
    6. Exploring the OnLayoutSizeChange script trigger
      4m 32s
  9. 19m 21s
    1. Working with Base64 encoding and decoding
      11m 34s
    2. Reviewing new Get functions
      7m 47s
  10. 41m 53s
    1. Deploying using WebDirect
      5m 17s
    2. Planning for deploying using WebDirect
      2m 21s
    3. Setting up a database for WebDirect
      4m 8s
    4. Configuring your server for WebDirect
      5m 0s
    5. Touring FileMaker WebDirect
      13m 56s
    6. Exploring the differences between WebDirect and FileMaker Pro
      11m 11s
  11. 22m 23s
    1. Introducing the new FileMaker Go interface
      3m 43s
    2. Touring the new interface in Go
      6m 17s
    3. Scanning barcodes and inserting from devices in Go
      8m 5s
    4. Choosing the right data keyboard type
      4m 18s
  12. 43s
    1. Goodbye

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FileMaker 13 New Features
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Cris Ippolite is your guide in this tour of the new and enhanced features in the entire FileMaker 13 platform. Learn how to work with styles and object visibility; add objects like popovers and slide controls to your layouts in FileMaker Pro; share your database with FileMaker Server 13; and publish it to a web browser with WebDirect. Cris also reviews the scripting and calculation enhancements and improvements in the FileMaker Go app for iOS.

Topics include:
  • An overview of the new FileMaker 13 platform
  • Working with Object States
  • Defining custom styles
  • Creating new themes
  • Object visibility
  • Applying Active state to portal rows and lists
  • Outer and inner shadow and padding
  • Working with popovers
  • FileMaker Server 13 Admin Console
  • Uploading files to FileMaker Server 13
  • Performing scripts on the server
  • New FileMaker script triggers
  • Base64 encoding and decoding
  • The new Get functions
  • Introducing WebDirect
  • The new FileMaker Go 13
  • Custom iOS keyboard types
  • Barcode scanning
FileMaker Pro


Hi, I'm Cris Ippolite and welcome to FileMaker Pro 13 new features. I'll be your guide as we tour the exciting new features of the FileMaker Pro 13 platform. In FileMaker Pro 13 new features, you'll learn how to work with styles inside your layouts and new layout design tools and controls that weren't available in previous versions. I'll introduce you to new layout objects like popovers and slide controls. And I'll show you new ways to share your database on the improved FileMaker Server 13.

We'll take a closer look at script and calculation enhancements. And I'm also excited to introduce you to some options for publishing your databases via the new WebDirect option. Or even the improved FileMaker Go for 13. Throughout this course, I'll be providing guidance and examples based on my experiences with my clients. We'll also be working with the modified version of one of the newly designed starter solutions that will act as an example for all of your needs throughout the title. And now, without further delay, it's time for so us to dive into FIleMaker Pro 13, New Features.

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