Shaking the Dependency Tree
Blog and Resource
An absolutely must read article on how the dependency tree in FileMaker works. FileMaker Pro has a very powerful calculation engine built into it. The calculation engine is exposed to us in a number of ways: calculation fields, script steps, conditional formatting, filtered portals, web viewers, chart objects, etc. But it can be a challenge to determine precisely when various kinds of calculations will refresh, and what causes them to refresh.
Philosophy of FileMaker Facebook
Training, Blog and Resource
Find out about blog, video and file releases from Database Pros and the Philosophy of FileMaker.
Philosophy of FileMaker
FileMaker Web Site, Blog and Resource
The Philosophy of FileMaker blog is a "no holding back FileMaker blog". So many developers give you part of the solution. This blog will never withhold important details in it's goal to help aspiring FileMaker developers with scripting, calculation, relational design, reporting and theory.
John Mark Osborne on Twitter
Resource, Blog and Training
Follow John Mark Osborne on Twitter.
Excelisys Blog & Tips
Resource and Blog
The collective talent pool at Excelisys have spent years working with Filemaker Pro and various other technologies. Having learned their fair share of tricks of the trade, they enjoy giving back to the world at large by sharing some of these quaint little tidbit collections of 1's and 0's. Enjoy an assortment of various stuff that you can put to use right now as is, or tweak and use in your own solutions.
Blog on FileMaker!
Geist Interactive Blog
Resource and Blog
A blog from one of the tru FileMaker gurus, Todd Geist.
Resource, FileMaker Web Site, Solution, Updater, Consulting, Training, Mailing List, Discussion Group, Plug-In, Hosting, Publishing on the Web, Tool, Users Groups, Book and Blog
The FileMaker web site is a wealth of technical information waiting to be discovered. You'll find white papers, technical articles, updaters, example files and much more.