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90 Minute Contact Manager in FileMaker Pro

Create a Contact Manager in FileMaker Pro 15 in approximately 1 Hour
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 1h 48m
Language: English
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Description

This course on FileMaker development is designed for beginners but with a goal of designing a complete contact management or CRM solution. Sections include creating fields, designing an interface, performing finds, creating a notes field, working with popovers, automating email and web browser communication, mass emailing, eliminating duplicates, birthday and to-do reminders, phone formatting and call logs. After completing this tutorial, students will not only have created a complete solution but be able to advance to intermediate tutorials. Completed example FileMaker files are included at each stage of the development in order to enhance the learning experience.

You will learn

✓ Create Fields
✓ Learn Naming Convetions
✓ Find Records
✓ Create New Requests
✓ Omit Records
✓ Design an Interface
✓ Use Themes
✓ Communicate with External Programs
✓ Create Buttons
✓ Automate with Scripts
✓ Create Popovers
✓ Define Calculation Formulas
✓ Create Relationships
✓ Create Portals
✓ Create Tab Controls

Requirements

• Students can be completely new to FileMaker or even have a little knowledge
• A working copy of FileMaker Pro or FileMaker Pro Advanced is required
• A Macintosh or Windows computer is required

This course is for

• This FileMaker tutorial is designed for beginners with the intent of developing their own solution
• The course will cover the basics in respect to developing a solution and move into some intermediate topics
FileMaker Pro Expert
John Mark Osborne has been working with FileMaker Pro for over 20 years. He earned his FileMaker Pro degree working on the frontlines of Claris technical support. John was the Technical Lead for FileMaker, serving as an escalation path for other technical support representatives and writing a large portion of TechInfo (now called Knowledgebase), their technical information reference. John also acted as a liaison between the technical support department and the FileMaker development team, reporting bugs, attending product meetings and acting as resource for the development team.John Mark is best known as the author of the popular FileMaker Pro web site Database Pros. The Database Pros web site has been on the internet for 20 years and gets over 35,000 hits a day by offering free FileMaker Pro tips, tricks and techniques.John Mark is also well known as the co-author of the wildly popular Scriptology book and CD ROM. John Mark launched a hands-on training class based on his Scriptology book and it has become so popular that it is now taught at MacWorld Exposition in San Francisco and New York. Most recently, John Mark was one of twelve trainers in the United States authorized to teach their new FileMaker Training Series of classes.John Mark has been a featured speaker at the FileMaker Developer Conference for 15 years. At the 1999 Developer Conference, he was awarded the FileMaker Pro Excellence award for “creation of outstanding technical resources”.John Mark is a former technical editors for Advisor magazine working on the tips and tricks section which is the most popular column in the magazine.John Mark has recorded beginner, intermediate and advanced tutorial videos for FileMaker 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16 and 17 totaling thousands of hours.John Mark Osborne is an FBA member (FileMaker Business Alliance) working closely with FileMaker, Inc. and their most important customers. John Mark Osborne has also passed the rigorous FileMaker 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16 and 17 certification tests and is proud to display the FileMaker 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14,15, 16 and 17 certification logos.
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 1h 48m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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