Create custom apps for your business
FileMaker Pro Advanced is the tool you use to create a custom app. You also use FileMaker Pro Advanced to access your app on a Windows or Mac computer. Start by importing data from a spreadsheet or using a built-in Starter app to manage contacts, inventory, meetings, and more. Or even quickly build a new app from the beginning.
FileMaker Pro Advanced includes a set of advanced tools to help you design and develop custom apps faster and easier. Plus, you’ll get robust analysis capabilities, powerful diagnostic tools, and much more.
|Master-detail layouts||Leverage the new portal enhancements to create common design patterns like master-detail layouts. Eliminate the need to create self-join relationships and additional scripts.|
|Starter apps||Get started more quickly by choosing one of the 6 new Starter apps. Add more functionality by connecting an Add-on Table to the app. Choose from apps to manage assets, contacts, content, inventory, meetings, and tasks.|
|My Apps window||Launch any of your custom apps from one convenient window. Easily navigate to the Recent tab to find recently opened files, and the Create tab to find the new Starter apps.|
|Group object selection||Easily modify, reposition, or resize an individual object within a group without first needing to ungroup all objects.|
|Start quickly||Create precisely the app you want using the intuitive graphical interface, flexible design tools, built-in Starter apps, and ready-to-use themes.|
|Import existing data||Bring your existing data into a FileMaker app. Import data types such as .CSV, Tab, XML, ODBC, and Microsoft Excel files.|
|Built-in reporting tools||Easily make summary reports, colorful charts, and executive dashboards using built-in reporting and charting tools. Save your information in popular Excel and PDF formats.|
|Script Debugger||Instantly pinpoint problem areas in scripts and Script Triggers directly in the Script Workspace. Turn off Script Triggers when debugging to fine tune the troubleshooting process.|
|Data Viewer||Monitor fields, variables, and calculations while troubleshooting.|
|Database Encryption||Enable AES 256-bit encryption to protect data on FileMaker Cloud, FileMaker Server, or on a FileMaker client.|
|Custom Menus||Create, change, or delete specific menu items or entire menu sets.|
New way of doing portables: separate .svm packages -useful for plugins & so: reduces main exe size that contains only the program, then you can download the plugin package only if you want it! -ability for me to release a small program update through these separate files, without having to make the whole thing form scratch for each update. → More updated portables and less unnecessary size! This portable release includes: - main package (~400 Mb): 1 exe file - language.svm: includes all available languages and their extras listed below ► more plugins can be added later by request, or simply add them to "\Sandbox\FileMaker Pro Advanced 17\roaming\modified\@[email protected]\FileMaker\FileMaker Pro 17 Advanced\" folder and similar, just like the installed version, and at next startup the portable will recognize your new files. ► Multilanguage version: All filemaker languages included in additional .svm file!