Chapter 5: Transferring Data

Chapter 5 continues to explore the user interface with an overview of the various methods of importing and exporting records.

FileMaker supports many file types and offers various options when transferring data in or out of a database.


The material in this chapter is organized into the following sections:

  • Importing and Exporting Records
    • Supported File Types
    • Downloading Sample Data
    • Importing Records
  • Exporting Records
    • Specifying Export Fields
    • Finishing the Export
  • Exporting Field Contents