Chapter 39: Introducing Network Sharing

Chapter 39 introduces network sharing by covering how to host a database on a network for sharing in a multi-user enviornemnt.


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

  • How Network Sharing Works
    • Limitations to Sharing
  • Setting up Peer to Peer Database Sharing
  • Using a FileMaker Server
    • Understanding Client License Options and Limitations
    • Exploring FileMaker Server Basics
    • Hosting Database with FileMaker Cloud
  • Accessing Databases from Outside FileMaker
    • Sharing Bookmarks with Snapshot Links
    • Using the FileMaker URL
    • Using AppleScript to Automate FileMaker