Archive for September, 2007

Automatically send mail from IWP solutions using AutoSender

Tuesday, September 25th, 2007

myFMbutler AutoSender offers an easy way to automatically send mail from FileMaker Server.

IWP AutoSender

This example will demonstrate some of the potential of AutoSender, in this case in combination with an IWP solution.
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How to create clickable hyperlinks within a text field

Tuesday, September 18th, 2007

Hyperlink

This example demonstrates how you can automatically create clickable hyperlinks in a text field. In the example, text in a standard text field references dictionary items that are contained in a separate 'Dictionary' table.

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A spotlight-like Portal Filter with the DoSQL Plug-in – part I

Tuesday, September 11th, 2007

Portalfilter_001

Portal filters are sometimes tough to create. Some combinations are almost impossible to establish with standard FileMaker functionality.

In the following example we will show you how you can implement a spotlight-like portal filter with the myFMbutler DoSQL plug-in.

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How to copy and paste Custom Functions in Clip Manager

Tuesday, September 4th, 2007

We created two short movies that demonstrate how you can "Get" (copy) Custom Functions to Clip Manager, and how you can "Set" (paste) a Custom Function from Clip Manager.

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Copy a custom function to Clip Manager

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Paste a custom function from Clip Manager

We are currently hard at work preparing for a Clip Manager 2.0 release. If you want to become a Clip Manager 2 beta tester, just send us your details at cmbeta@myfmbutler.com.
You can send all feedback, suggestions and feature requests to cmfeedback@myfmbutler.com.