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FileMaker Card Windows – The Complete Video Tuts Reference

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FileMaker Card Windows…One of the most powerful tools in the FileMaker window-management arsenal is the card window. These videos will show you most of everything you need to know about this feature!

1 DB Services FileMaker Card Windows

One of the most powerful tools in the FileMaker window-management arsenal is the card window. This technique is primarily used for detailed dialogs or wizards, providing a more flexible option than the traditional FileMaker custom dialog.

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2 FileMaker 16: An Introduction to Card Windows

The new Card Window feature in FileMaker 16 allows you to create overlays within the same window. The card can have its own context different from the background layout. This is going to be a game-changer in how FileMaker solutions are designed and architect-ed.


3 FileMaker 16: Using Card Windows for Navigation

In this follow-up to her video introducing the new Card Window feature in FileMaker 16, Martha Zink shows how to use Card Windows for navigation.


4 FileMaker 16 Tutorial – Floating Card Windows

Here’s a FileMaker video tutorial about the FileMaker 16 Card Window feature. Brought to you by

This video will teach you all about using the new FileMaker 16 Card Window and show you how to take advantage of the fact that you can have a totally different position for the card window outside of the parent which where it belongs.

With a bit of creative FileMaker scripting you can create some really nice features for your FileMaker database.


5 JMO’s FileMaker Pro – Card Windows

The new Window Card feature in FileMaker 16 creates a modal dialog from a layout. Imagine the possibilities!


6 Guy Stevens FileMaker Pro – Card Windows w/ Demo File

Creating and using Card Windows in Filemaker Pro. Two examples of what you could do with a FileMaker pro Card Window.


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7 FileMaker 16: Context-Independent Card Windows

With Card Windows, you can open a new window (within the current window) with a new layout that may or may not be related to the parent window/layout in the background. Martha Zink shows you how it’s done.


8 FileMaker 16 Card Window Hacks

New things you can do with Card Windows in FileMaker 16. With MBS Plugin 7.3 or newer.

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