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Issue of picture file

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Hi,
How to ensure picture file below is with 200x200 dimensions?

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Creating a FileMaker Startup File for a Remote Database

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Problem: You have a hosted FileMaker database and users are tired of having to use Open Remote or …
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FM - Anyone Hear of Problems Starting Filemaker?

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At least two of us had problems starting Filemaker 16 via the taskbar shortcut.  Finally, I figured

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FM - On Return to Original Layout list of Recs, How do you Keep Rec/Row From Going to Bottom of Screen?

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When an employee clicks the green cross symbol (see attached), it creates a new Notes record in a

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Notes and task does not clear out of the display panel after being read

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In our database for filemaker, when a user logs into their account, they go to the home page where …
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Staff from different location freezing database, username and account name different

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Been having issues since upgrading to FM18 Server, since the upgrade, our staff from a different …
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Is there a Script Trigger to do something when you first load a layout?

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Is there a Script Trigger to do something when you first load a layout? I saw a reference to an

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FM - Can you stuff a global list into just one Find Field?

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Below is a script where I find a set of Vacancies from a found set of Properties.  I've already

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FM - Does FM 16.04 run on Windows Server 2019?

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All I've found in the Claris discussions is:  “Windows Server 2019 is based on the 2016 foundation …
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Smart pop-ups (chasing windows)

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Pop up windows can be a useful feature of any Filemaker database.  Though best used sparingly, they …
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FM - Filemaker Not Triggering Outlook Local Email for One PC

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When clicking on an Email button/script (Email Client, not SMTP) in Filemaker 16, an error message …
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Formatting Numbers (Conditional or Other)

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I have a table that I am trying to change to a vertical format. The original has a dozen or so line …
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FM - Sorting a Portal

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Previously, the only efficient way of sorting a portal dynamically by different columns is to mimic …
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How to Bring an Excel Sheet to the Forefront and Maximized

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I created the following code to open an Excel file and select a particular sheet based on the …
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Change size

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Hi,
How to ensure the attached png file is having size of 16x16?
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FM - Do Dynamic Reports Exist Within FM 15?

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I'm not aware of dynamic reports existing with Filemaker; however, my boss asked this question:  …
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How do I convert MySQL Syntax to Filemaker Syntax?

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I have a relatively complex MySQL query that I want to execute directly in Filemaker DBMS, my…
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split fonts

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When I install Calibri light, Calibri bold, Calibri italic separately on Windows 7, they all show up…
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FM - Dynamic Sorting of a Portal?

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Is there still no interactive way to sort a portal?  Last technique I used was to use tabs, …
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Perform a find in FilemakerPro 10 involving a radio button

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I would like to find all records where the radio button "CMC" is not choosen is the radio button …

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