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FileMaker Pro 13 Absolute Beginner's Guide (Absolute Beginner's Guides)

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Publisher Comments:

Make the most of FileMaker Pro 13–without becoming a technical expert! This book is the fastest way to create FileMaker Pro databases that perform well, are easy to manage, solve problems, and achieve your goals! Even if you’ve never used FileMaker Pro before, you’ll learn how to do what you want, one incredibly clear and easy step at a time. FileMaker Pro has never, ever been this simple!

 

Who knew how simple FileMaker® Pro 13 could be?

 

This is the easiest, most practical beginner’s guide to using the powerful new FileMaker Pro 13 database program…simple, reliable instructions for doing everything you really want to do!

Here’s a small sample of what you’ll learn:

 

•    Get comfortable with the FileMaker Pro environment, and discover all you can do with it

•    Create complete databases instantly with Starter Solutions

•    Design custom databases that efficiently meet your specific needs

•    Identify the right tables, fields, and relationships; create new databases from scratch

•    Expand your database to integrate new data and tables

•    Craft layouts that make your database easier and more efficient to use

•    Quickly find, sort, organize, import, and export data

•    Create intuitive, visual reports and graphs for better decision-making

•    Use scripts to automate a wide variety of routine tasks

•    Safeguard databases with accounts, privileges, and reliable backups

•    Share data with colleagues running iPads, iPhones, Windows computers, or Macs

•    Take your data with you through FileMaker Go

•    Master expert tips and hidden features you’d never find on your own

•    And much more…

 

 

 

Synopsis:

New to FileMaker Pro 13? This practical, approachable book will show you how to do exactly what you want, one incredibly clear and easy step at a time. The only FileMaker Pro 13 tutorial written from the beginner’s viewpoint, FileMaker Pro 13 Absolute Beginner’s Guide makes FileMaker more intuitive than it’s ever been.

 

Author Tim Dietrich draws on 20+ years of experience as a leading FileMaker solutions developer and instructor, including insider access to FileMaker’s creators through his membership in the elite FileMaker Business Alliance. Using real-world examples and plenty of easy-to-understand visuals, Dietrich teaches you how to do all this:

  • Plan, design, and create databases that work reliably, perform well, and evolve smoothly
  • Expand your database, and effectively integrate new data and tables
  • Create layouts all your users can easily understand and efficiently work with
  • Find, sort, import, and export data
  • Create accurate, easy-to-use reports
  • Protect your database with accounts and privileges, and then share it safely
  • Back up your data
  • Take your data with you through FileMaker Go mobile solutions
  • Master expert tips and hidden features you’d never discover on your own
  • And much more

 

About the Author

Tim Dietrich is an independent database professional who specializes in FileMaker Pro. He designs custom database solutions that help organizations solve problems and achieve goals. He also offers FileMaker training and coaching to groups and individuals, with courses designed for users at all skill levels. His clients range from small businesses to government agencies to Fortune 50 organizations.

 

Tim has been developing with FileMaker Pro since 1992, and he is a FileMaker 9, 10, 11, 12, and 13 Certified Developer. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Towson University, where he studied Computer Science with a concentration in Information Systems.

 

Tim lives in Richmond, Virginia, with his wife, Kelly, and their son, Alex. To learn more about the author, visit his website at: http://timdietrich.me.

Table of Contents

Part 1. Getting to Know FileMaker Pro

1. Welcome to FileMaker

2. A Quick Tour of FileMaker Pro

3. Exploring The Database

 

Part 2. Building Your Own Database

4. Planning and Designing Your Database

5. Creating the Database

6. Expanding the Database With Related Data

7. Creating Layouts

 

Part 3. Using Your Database

8. Finding and Sorting Data

9. Creating Reports

10. Automating Your Database With Scripts

11. Importing And Exporting Data

 

Part 4. Protecting, Sharing, and Caring For Your Database

12. Protecting Your Database With Accounts and Privileges

13. Sharing Your Database

14. Backing Up Your Database

15. Taking Your Data With You

 

Appendices

A. Learning More

Product Details

ISBN:
9780789748843
Author:
Dietrich, Tim
Publisher:
Que
Subject:
Database design
Subject:
Database Management - General
Subject:
FileMaker Pro 12; FileMaker tutorial; FileMaker help; FileMaker for beginners; FileMaker tips; FileMaker apps; FileMaker for iPhone; FileMaker databases; FileMaker best practices; FileMaker database design; FileMaker solutions; FileMaker web databases; Fi
Subject:
FileMaker Pro 12; FileMaker tutorial; FileMaker help; FileMaker for beginners; FileMaker tips; FileMaker apps; FileMaker for iPhone; FileMaker databases; FileMaker best practices; FileMaker database design; FileMaker solutions; FileMaker web databases; Fi
Subject:
FileMaker Pro 12; FileMaker tutorial; FileMaker help; FileMaker for beginners; FileMaker tips; FileMaker apps; FileMaker for iPhone; FileMaker databases; FileMaker best practices; FileMaker database design; FileMaker solutions; FileMaker web databases; Fi
Subject:
FileMaker Pro 12; FileMaker tutorial; FileMaker help; FileMaker for beginners; FileMaker tips; FileMaker apps; FileMaker for iPhone; FileMaker databases; FileMaker best practices; FileMaker database design; FileMaker solutions; FileMaker web databases; Fi
Subject:
FileMaker Pro 12; FileMaker tutorial; FileMaker help; FileMaker for beginners; FileMaker tips; FileMaker apps; FileMaker for iPhone; FileMaker databases; FileMaker best practices; FileMaker database design; FileMaker solutions; FileMaker web databases; Fi
Subject:
FileMaker Pro 12; FileMaker tutorial; FileMaker help; FileMaker for beginners; FileMaker tips; FileMaker apps; FileMaker for iPhone; FileMaker databases; FileMaker best practices; FileMaker database design; FileMaker solutions; FileMaker web databases; Fi
Subject:
FileMaker Pro 12; FileMaker tutorial; FileMaker help; FileMaker for beginners; FileMaker tips; FileMaker apps; FileMaker for iPhone; FileMaker databases; FileMaker best practices; FileMaker database design; FileMaker solutions; FileMaker web databases; Fi
Subject:
FileMaker Pro 13; FileMaker tutorial; FileMaker help; FileMaker for beginners; FileMaker tips; FileMaker apps; FileMaker for iPhone; FileMaker databases; FileMaker best practices; FileMaker database design; FileMaker solutions; FileMaker web databases; Fi
Subject:
FileMaker Pro 13; FileMaker tutorial; FileMaker help; FileMaker for beginners; FileMaker tips; FileMaker apps; FileMaker for iPhone; FileMaker databases; FileMaker best practices; FileMaker database design; FileMaker solutions; FileMaker web databases; Fi
Subject:
FileMaker Pro 13; FileMaker tutorial; FileMaker help; FileMaker for beginners; FileMaker tips; FileMaker apps; FileMaker for iPhone; FileMaker databases; FileMaker best practices; FileMaker database design; FileMaker solutions; FileMaker web databases; Fi
Subject:
FileMaker Pro 13; FileMaker tutorial; FileMaker help; FileMaker for beginners; FileMaker tips; FileMaker apps; FileMaker for iPhone; FileMaker databases; FileMaker best practices; FileMaker database design; FileMaker solutions; FileMaker web databases; Fi
Subject:
FileMaker Pro 13; FileMaker tutorial; FileMaker help; FileMaker for beginners; FileMaker tips; FileMaker apps; FileMaker for iPhone; FileMaker databases; FileMaker best practices; FileMaker database design; FileMaker solutions; FileMaker web databases; Fi
Subject:
FileMaker Pro 13; FileMaker tutorial; FileMaker help; FileMaker for beginners; FileMaker tips; FileMaker apps; FileMaker for iPhone; FileMaker databases; FileMaker best practices; FileMaker database design; FileMaker solutions; FileMaker web databases; Fi
Subject:
FileMaker Pro 13; FileMaker tutorial; FileMaker help; FileMaker for beginners; FileMaker tips; FileMaker apps; FileMaker for iPhone; FileMaker databases; FileMaker best practices; FileMaker database design; FileMaker solutions; FileMaker web databases; Fi
Subject:
FileMaker Pro 13; FileMaker tutorial; FileMaker help; FileMaker for beginners; FileMaker tips; FileMaker apps; FileMaker for iPhone; FileMaker databases; FileMaker best practices; FileMaker database design; FileMaker solutions; FileMaker web databases; Fi
Subject:
FileMaker Pro 13; FileMaker tutorial; FileMaker help; FileMaker for beginners; FileMaker tips; FileMaker apps; FileMaker for iPhone; FileMaker databases; FileMaker best practices; FileMaker database design; FileMaker solutions; FileMaker web databases; Fi
Subject:
FileMaker Pro 13; FileMaker tutorial; FileMaker help; FileMaker for beginners; FileMaker tips; FileMaker apps; FileMaker for iPhone; FileMaker databases; FileMaker best practices; FileMaker database design; FileMaker solutions; FileMaker web databases; Fi
Subject:
FileMaker Pro 13; FileMaker tutorial; FileMaker help; FileMaker for beginners; FileMaker tips; FileMaker apps; FileMaker for iPhone; FileMaker databases; FileMaker best practices; FileMaker database design; FileMaker solutions; FileMaker web databases; Fi
Subject:
FileMaker Pro 13; FileMaker tutorial; FileMaker help; FileMaker for beginners; FileMaker tips; FileMaker apps; FileMaker for iPhone; FileMaker databases; FileMaker best practices; FileMaker database design; FileMaker solutions; FileMaker web databases; Fi
Subject:
Graphics-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Absolute Beginner's Guide
Publication Date:
20130916
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
9 x 6.9 x 0.8 in 599 gr

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New to FileMaker Pro 13? This practical, approachable book will show you how to do exactly what you want, one incredibly clear and easy step at a time. The only FileMaker Pro 13 tutorial written from the beginner’s viewpoint, FileMaker Pro 13 Absolute Beginner’s Guide makes FileMaker more intuitive than it’s ever been.

 

Author Tim Dietrich draws on 20+ years of experience as a leading FileMaker solutions developer and instructor, including insider access to FileMaker’s creators through his membership in the elite FileMaker Business Alliance. Using real-world examples and plenty of easy-to-understand visuals, Dietrich teaches you how to do all this:

  • Plan, design, and create databases that work reliably, perform well, and evolve smoothly
  • Expand your database, and effectively integrate new data and tables
  • Create layouts all your users can easily understand and efficiently work with
  • Find, sort, import, and export data
  • Create accurate, easy-to-use reports
  • Protect your database with accounts and privileges, and then share it safely
  • Back up your data
  • Take your data with you through FileMaker Go mobile solutions
  • Master expert tips and hidden features you’d never discover on your own
  • And much more

 

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