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fmMenu - Organize and Manage the layouts within your FileMaker Solution by Ivica Sopkic

Here this weeks featured developer tool... fmMenu...Check out this great new FileMaker tool to organize and manage the layouts within your FileMaker solution from Ivica Sopkic.

Purpose:

  • This is a great little utility tool to help organize and manage the layouts within a solution.
  • To create records of the layouts in the solution and allow the developer a simple tool for finding and managing the layouts.
  • By using global variables for the layout titles, you can change the name of the layout without having to actually/physically change the name of the layout.
  • Can be used with a value list to move between layouts

Tables:

  • Menu
  • Layout
  • Virtual Value List (Optional)

Custom Functions:

  • zPrependWithByteOrderMarks ( used for controlled value list sort order )
  • zLayout ( simple sql query for getting the layout name )

Included by not required:

  • Dynamic Records Toolbox (Modular Scripts)

Download fmMenu

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FileMaker Tutorial - Creative Layouts

FileMaker Tutorial - Creative Layouts

 

Brought to you by http://www.filemakermagazine.com "Please note to use this site a subscription is required by the site owner". - Here's a video about some creative uses for layout parts.

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