Author name: Weihao Ding

How to Integrate FileMaker with QuickBooks in 2023

QuickBooks is one of the most popular accounting software options. Naturally, there is a lot of interest around integrating custom FileMaker solutions with QuickBooks to avoid duplicate data entry and to streamline workflows. Since Intuit (the developer of QB) has stopped supporting QuickBooks Desktop and is encouraging its customers to move to the cloud-based QuickBooks …

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Claris Roadmap Update

Claris Releases Roadmap Update On August 29, 2023, Claris released a statement on its product roadmap with several key updates. The newest updates reference a previous Claris roadmap statement, which announced the genesis of Claris Studio. Claris Studio is a cloud-native web application builder designed to complement FileMaker solutions. Claris Studio uses a Claris ID …

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Kick Off Your Project on the Right Foot

At the beginning of the project, at the project kickoff meeting, the big boss walks into the room and tells everyone that we need the project done by the end of the fiscal year, six months from now.

Team morale is high. Why wouldn’t it be? We still have all of our budget. The team we put together seems quite eager and competent. Everything will be fine.

variable scope

Variable Scope

Variable scope is a key concept in Claris FileMaker. This article will explain the differences between the three variable scopes and introduce some common use cases for each. Also, did you know FileMaker secretly introduced a fourth scope type with the introduction of the While () function? Once upon a time, when things were simpler, …

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