Join Cris Ippolite for an in-depth discussion in this video Getting files on the device, part of Up and Running with FileMaker Go.
Your first step when working with databases in FileMaker Go is to either…transfer your databases to the device or to connect to a hosted database.…There are several ways to transfer files to FileMaker Go in order to use them…locally on your device.…The first option is through iTunes. You can connect your device directly to your…computer and then open up iTunes and then you'll click on the device here and…you'll navigate over to Apps.…Now if you scroll down below the fold, and it's kind of easy to miss, you'll…notice that there's a series of different apps listed under File Sharing.…
And if you click on the FileMaker Go 12 App, you're going to see all of the…different documents that are currently on your device.…You may not see any documents on your device or maybe just some of the documents…that shipped with FileMaker Go.…But if you want to add a new one, you'll notice that there's a button called Add…here in the bottom right-hand corner.…Select Add, navigate to the file that you want to add to the device, and hit Open.…
- 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