Using RESTfm to build OAuth callback urls

If you think that RESTfm isn’t needed any more because FileMaker Server now has a JSON Data API, then I’d like to give you an example of where RESTfm shines in a way that the Data API will never allow. And it lets us solve a previously intractable...

BaseElements Plugin to ( not ) drop Linux support

UPDATE : Nov 12, 2019 : Serves me right for trying to plan things. So the new roadmap for FileMaker now suggests that there will be an on-premise version of FMS for linux. So we won’t be removing linux support any more. — Our free BaseElements plugin is...

BaseElements and Runtimes

Every version of BaseElements since the very first release have included an option to download a “runtime” version of the solution. This means you can download a full application for Mac or Windows which will run separately from your FileMaker Pro...

RESTfm adds Data API Support

We’ve been in the REST API business since 2013 when we released the first version of RESTfm, and since then we’ve spent a lot of time talking about FileMaker and REST. So we were very excited when FileMaker themselves started talking REST with their Data...

BaseElements 18 and the new XML

One of the big new features in FileMaker Pro 18 is something that not everyone will know what to do with at first. FileMaker describes it as : Use a preview release script step to save a copy of a FileMaker file as XML. Use the XML file to more easily compare changes...