The Upgrade, English Version FileMaker Pro 12 from FileMaker allows you to easily manage and share all your important information with your team. It is a powerful, easy-to-use database software that helps you and your team get any task done faster. Pro 12 can be used to effortlessly manage all the information on iPad, iPhone, Windows, Mac and the web. It comes with many easy-to-use tools, including built-in starter solutions, to help you quickly manage your tasks.
Create Custom Databases
Drag and drop Microsoft Excel data into Pro 12 to get started. Alternatively, build a custom database for your unique needs.
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.
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.
View on an iPhone and iPad
Add FileMaker Go to view, edit and search your Pro 12 database anywhere you go on the iPad and iPhone.
Share in a Couple of Clicks
Safely share with iPad, iPhone, Windows and Mac users. Additionally, share your databases over a network with up to nine others.
Eye-Catching Themes for Any Task
Pro 12 offers a fast 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 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 advanced tools to help you more easily tailor your layouts. Use 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. You can also click "undo" multiple times to 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. You can also apply a new theme if you choose.
Advanced Starter Solutions to Better Meet Your Business Needs
Pro 12 comes with starter solutions, re-built from the ground up to better showcase your data. It provides excellent working solutions 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 Pro 12 allow you to store any type of file in your database including photos, videos, music, documents and more. In 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 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 five chart types including bubble, scatter, positive/negative, stacked bar and stacked column charts. Pro 12 comes with a total of ten charting styles so you'll have even more flexibility to graphically display data the way you want to.
iOS Design and Development Tools
Easily create solutions customized for FileMaker Go for iPad and iPhone; free downloads from the iTunes App Store. Pro 12 comes with a set of built-in iPad and iPhone themes that optimize fonts, colors, buttons and other objects for your device. You can use screen stencils to guide you in building tailored layouts for the iPad and iPhone. Scripts and calculations have also been improved to help you create iOS-ready solutions more easily. Pro 12 includes a location-based function to aid in tracking inventory, deliveries and projects. You can instantly view scripts that are iOS-compatible.
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.
Repoint your ESS connection to a different SQL database for development and testing needs.
In the Box
FileMaker Pro 12 (Upgrade, English Version )
FileMaker Training Series 12 DVD
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Windows 8 Standard and Pro Editions CPU: 1 GHz or faster RAM: Minimum 1 GB, recommended 2 GB 1024 x 768 or higher resolution video adapter and display, DVD drive
Windows 7 Ultimate, Professional, Home Premium* CPU: 1 GHz or faster RAM: Minimum 1 GB, recommended 2 GB 1024 x 768 or higher resolution video adapter and display, DVD drive
Windows Vista Ultimate, Business, Home Premium (Service Pack 2)* CPU: 1 GHz or faster RAM: Minimum 1 GB, recommended 2 GB 1024 x 768 or higher resolution video adapter and display, DVD drive
Windows XP Professional, Home Edition (Service Pack 3)* CPU: Minimum 700 MHz or faster, recommended Pentium III 700 MHz or faster RAM: Minimum 256 MB, recommended 2 GB 1024 x 768 or higher resolution video adapter and display, DVD drive
OS X Mountain Lion v10.8* CPU: 64-bit Intel Core 2 Duo Mac RAM: Minimum 2 GB, recommended 4 GB Recommended 1024 x 768 or higher resolution video adapter and display, DVD drive
OS X Lion v10.7* CPU: Intel-based Mac RAM: Minimum 2 GB, recommended 4 GB Recommended 1024 x 768 or higher resolution video adapter and display, DVD drive
Mac OS X v10.6* CPU: Intel-based Mac RAM: Minimum 1 GB, recommended 2 GB 1024 x 768 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: Citrix XenApp plug-in for hosted apps version 11.2 for Windows (32/64-bit) Citrix online plug-in version 11.2 for Mac OS X
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 or Windows Server 2008 Terminal Services: 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
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.
Pro 12 database only works with other FileMaker 12 software. Files from previous versions of FileMaker Pro must be converted to the new file format to be shared with Pro 12
All Platforms: Networking: TCP/IP: Limited to nine simultaneous FileMaker client connections; each client requires a licensed copy of the software. 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 Pro 12
Instant Web Publishing: A host computer with continuous access to the Internet or intranet via TCP/IP Pro 12 can manage up to five simultaneous instant web publishing sessions
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 requirements. This software may also work with later versions certified by FileMaker, Inc.