FileMaker Pro 12 (Win/Mac) Upgrade

FileMaker Pro 12 (Win/Mac) Upgrade
  • Platform: Windows Mac
  • Manufacturer: FileMaker
  • Type: Retail Boxed, Upgrade Edition
  • MPN: H6317LL/A
  • Stock Code: 426095
  • More: FileMaker Pro
  • Availability: Call For Availability
Our Price: $580.66

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Product Description

This upgrade version of FileMaker Pro 12 will install only if you are a licensed user of FileMaker Pro 9 (offer ends September 27, 2012), 10 or 11.

FileMaker Pro 12 is powerful, easy-to-use database software that helps you and your team get any task done faster. Millions of people in business, government, and education use FileMaker Pro to effortlessly manage all their information on iPad, iPhone, Windows, Mac and the web.

FileMaker Pro 12 comes with many easy-to-use tools, including many built-in Starter Solutions, to help you quickly manage your important tasks. See what FileMaker Pro can do for you.

Overview
  • Create custom databases

    Drag and drop Microsoft Excel data into FileMaker Pro to get started. Or build a custom database for your unique needs.

  • View on an iPad and iPhone

    Add FileMaker Go to view, edit and search your FileMaker Pro database anywhere you go on the iPad and iPhone.

  • Publish data to the web

    Securely publish your databases to the web in a few clicks. Create surveys, registration sites, customer feedback forms, and more.

  • Share in a couple of clicks

    Safely share with iPad, iPhone, Windows, and Mac users. Plus share your databases over a network with up to nine others.

  • Produce reports

    Get step-by-step reporting tools, including eye-catching charts, to help manage and automate tasks. Easily create and email reports in Excel or PDF.

What's New

  • New eye-catching themes for any task
  • FileMaker Pro 12 is the fastest way to create stunning databases for you and your team. Now you can quickly build solutions that are crisp, clean, and make you more productive than ever. Instantly change the look of your layout by applying one of 40 stunning new themes specifically designed for your iPad, iPhone and desktop. Each theme comes with pre-defined fonts, colors, and object styling. In just a few clicks your layout has a professional, new look. Easily customize a layout to meet your needs by adding gradients, images, and more.

    Get new tools to help you more easily tailor your layouts. Use new rulers, grids, and guides to get the design precision you need. Objects are easier to select and re-size and now display interactive states such as hover, pressed, or in focus. Plus, click "Undo" multiple times, so you can experiment with your layouts as much as you'd like.

    Converting your existing solutions is straightforward as well. Converted solutions maintain the original look and feel. Or you can apply a new theme if you choose.

  • All-new Starter Solutions to better meet your business needs
  • FileMaker Pro 12 comes with all-new Starter Solutions, re-built from the ground up to better showcase your data. You’ll have the best working solutions possible for managing projects, scheduling resources, creating estimates, and much more. The Starter Solutions also include layouts customized for iPad and iPhone.

  • Enhanced container fields now smarter than ever
  • Container fields in FileMaker Pro allow you to store any type of file in your database including photos, videos, music, documents, and more. In FileMaker Pro 12, container fields have been re-engineered to improve database performance and make your solutions even easier to use. Drag and drop files into your database, render images faster, stream videos and music, and securely store and manage data externally.

  • Fast, streamlined charting
  • Creating FileMaker Charts is a snap with new Quick Charts. Simply sort and group your data. Then click to bring up an integrated set-up window with an Inspector-like tool palette that allows you to preview and customize your chart. Instantly see changes to your graph as you make them. Once complete, you can print your chart or save it as a new layout.

    Get 5 new chart types including bubble, scatter, positive / negative, stacked bar, and stacked column charts. FileMaker Pro 12 now comes with a total of 10 charting styles so you’ll have even more flexibility to graphically display data the way you want to.

  • Ready to go for iOS
  • Easily create solutions customized for FileMaker Go for iPad and iPhone; free downloads from the iTunes App Store. FileMaker Pro 12 comes with a set of built-in iPad and iPhone themes that optimize fonts, colors, buttons, and other objects for your device. Plus, use new screen stencils to guide you in building tailored layouts for the iPad and iPhone.

    Scripts and calculations have also been improved to help you more easily create iOS-ready solutions. FileMaker Pro 12 includes a location-based function to aid in tracking inventory, deliveries, and projects. Plus, instantly view scripts that are iOS-compatible - no more guesswork required.

Features

  • Eye-catching layout themes
  • Apply one of 40 stunning new themes to instantly change the look of your database.

  • More design layout tools
  • Use new gradients, image slicing, and alignment guides to get the design precision you need.

  • Re-designed Starter Solutions
  • Manage projects, content, resources, estimates and much more with all-new, professionally designed solutions.

  • Enhanced container fields
  • Drag and drop files into your database, render images faster, and securely store and manage data externally.

  • Quick Charts
  • Create and modify charts in a snap with the new integrated set-up window.

  • iOS design and development tools
  • Get design tools, themes, scripts and calculation functions to specifically help you quickly build apps for iPad and iPhone.

  • Window styles
  • Format a window as a modal dialog or floating "palette-type" window.

  • Insert from URL
  • Download content from a URL via scripting.

  • Execute SQL calculation function
  • Perform SQL queries against your FileMaker solution.

  • ESS relinking
  • Repoint your ESS connection to a different SQL database for development and testing needs.

FileMaker Pro 12 vs. FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced

Specifications / System Requirements

Version12
Language(s)English
Distribution MediaDVD-ROM
Package TypeRetail Boxed Package
License PricingStandard
License TypeUpgrade Package
License Quantity1 User
System Requirements:
Operating SystemWindows 7 Ultimate, Professional, Home Premium; Windows Vista Ultimate, Business, Home Premium (SP 2); Windows XP Professional, Home Edition (SP 3) / Mac OS X v10.6 or v10.7
Min CPUWindows: 700 MHz or faster (Pentium III 700 MHz or faster recommended); 1 GHz or faster/Mac: Intel-based
Min RAM256 MB
Min Screen Requirements1024x768 or higher (Windows)
Peripheral DevicesDVD-ROM drive
Other Software RequirementsWindows: Microsoft Internet Explorer version 9.0 or 8.0, Firefox 9.0 or Safari 5.1/Mac: Safari 5.1 or Firefox 9.0

Extra Details

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

Windows 7 Ultimate, Professional, Home Premium*

  • CPU: 1 GHz or faster
  • 1GB of RAM (2GB of RAM recommended)
  • 1024x768 or higher resolution video adapter and display, DVD drive

Windows Vista Ultimate, Business, Home Premium (SP 2)*

  • CPU: 1 GHz or faster
  • 1GB of RAM (2GB of RAM recommended)
  • 1024x768 or higher resolution video adapter and display, DVD drive

Windows XP Professional, Home Edition (SP 3)*

  • CPU: 700 MHz or faster (Pentium III 700 MHz or faster recommended)
  • 256MB of RAM (2GB of RAM recommended)
  • 1024x768 or higher resolution video adapter and display, DVD drive

Mac OS X v10.7*

  • CPU: Intel-based Mac
  • 2GB of RAM (4GB of RAM recommended)
  • DVD drive
  • 1024x768 or higher resolution video adapter and display recommended

Mac OS X v10.6*

  • CPU: Intel-based Mac
  • 1GB of RAM (2GB of RAM recommended)
  • 1024x768 or higher resolution video adapter and display, DVD drive

* Version stated is the minimum requirement. This software may also work with later versions certified by FileMaker, Inc.

Citrix XenApp 5.0 or Citrix XenApp 6.0

The clients listed below are supported by FileMaker, Inc. at this time. Other clients may work as expected but they have not been tested for use with FileMaker Pro and are not currently supported.

  • Citrix XenApp Plug-in for Hosted Apps version 11.2 for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit)
  • Citrix Online Plug-in version 11.2 for Mac OS X
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 or Windows Server 2008 Terminal Services

The clients listed below are supported by FileMaker, Inc. at this time. Other clients may work as expected but they have not been tested for use with FileMaker Pro and are not currently supported.

  • Windows: Terminal Services Client (Remote Desktop Connection) version 6.1.7601 (Windows 7) running in Internet Explorer version 9; version 6.0.6001 (Windows XP) or version¬†6.0.6002 (Windows Vista) running in Internet Explorer version 9
  • Mac OS: Remote Desktop Connection for Mac 2.0
Compatibility

FileMaker Pro 12 and FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced databases only work with other FileMaker 12 software. Files from previous versions of FileMaker Pro must be converted to the new file format to be shared with FileMaker Pro 12/Pro 12 Advanced.

Additional requirements (all platforms)
  • Networking:

    TCP/IP: limited to nine simultaneous FileMaker client connections; each client requires a licensed copy of the software; see FileMaker Server 12 for increased capacity. FileMaker Pro 12 supports Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6) addresses, as well as IPv4 addresses.

    Any computer accessing FileMaker Pro files over a network will need to have a licensed installation of versions 12 of FileMaker Pro or FileMaker Pro Advanced.

  • Instant Web Publishing:

    A host computer with continuous access to the Internet or intranet via TCP/IP. FileMaker Pro 12/Pro 12 Advanced can manage up to five simultaneous Instant Web Publishing sessions. See FileMaker Server 12 Advanced for increased capacity.

  • Web browser requirements:

    To use a database shared with Instant Web Publishing, Windows web users need Microsoft Internet Explorer version 9.0 or 8.0, Firefox 9.0 or Safari 5.1. On the Mac, web users need Safari 5.1 or Firefox 9.0. These versions are the minimum requirement. This software may also work with later versions certified by FileMaker, Inc.

NOTE

Product information, specifications, and compatibility are for advisory purposes only, and is the buyers full responsibility to verify with the manufacturer prior to ordering.