Join Cris Ippolite for an in-depth discussion in this video Design considerations in FileMaker Go, part of Up and Running with FileMaker Go.
When designing and developing layouts for any platform, there is always some…considerations take into account.…For example, our exercise file has layouts specially made for instant web publishing.…You'll also notice that there are layouts that are specially made for iPad…and iPhone as well.…While it's possible to open any FileMaker database within FileMaker Go, …it can be challenging to navigate layouts that are not designed for such small screens,…especially in the case of an iPhone.…In addition to the screen size, it can also be difficult to enter fields, …tap buttons and perform a variety of other necessary functions when the layout was…not designed with FileMaker Go in mind.…
Now there is an entire science behind designing applications for use on…smaller screen devices. Apple has even released what they call the iOS Human…Interface Guideline document and I've included a link to this document in the Exercise folder.…This is an excellent document and it covers all sorts of aspects of interface…
- What is FileMaker Go?
- Opening files via the File Browser
- Working with records in FileMaker Go
- Exploring container fields
- Designing for FileMaker Go
- Understanding session management
- Communicating with other iOS apps