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where does filemaker server store who has access to which fmp12 files ?

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Will LovingPresidentCommented:
In normal mode, the access is determined by the user login accounts stored in each FileMaker file. Normally, when you connect using File > Open Remote...  FMS displays all files available on the server. You then select a file and if your user name and password successfully open the file you're all set.

For additional security, you can:
1. Turn on file display filter which requires the user to enter their username and password before any files are displayed. It then shows only files for which those login credentials exist

2. Restrict login to specific IP addresses

3. Turn on SSL connections

4. Use an external user directory like LDAP

See these FM Knowledgebase articles:

http://www.filemaker.com/help/14/fms/en/index.html#page/fms/config_general_admin_console.html

http://www.filemaker.com/help/14/fms/en/index.html#page/fms/config_dbserver_security.html#ww1025421
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