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FileMaker® 8 Functions and Scripts Desk Reference by Bob Bowers, Steve Lane, Scott Love

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Chapter 1. FileMaker 8 Product Line

Overview of FileMaker Products

The FileMaker product line is composed of a number of distinct pieces. Understanding their different strengths, capabilities, and requirements is an important part of your FileMaker knowledge base. In this chapter we give a quick overview of the purpose and profile of each piece of the FileMaker software suite, along with relevant operating system requirements.

FileMaker Pro 8

FileMaker Pro is the original, all-in-one database design, development, deployment, and access tool. Users of FileMaker Pro have access to a full suite of database design tools and can create their own databases from scratch, with full authoring privileges. FileMaker Pro can host databases, sharing them ...

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