FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced includes all the features of FileMaker Pro 12 plus a suite of advanced development and customization tools. If you design databases for yourself or your team and want to build more powerful and more flexible database applications, then FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced is for you.
Create, change, or delete specific menu items or entire menu sets. Specify certain custom menus to display when using an iOS device.
Pinpoint problem areas in scripts and Script Triggers. Turn off Script Triggers when debugging to fine tune the troubleshooting process.
Build your own functions and copy, paste, and import them into any FileMaker Pro database.
Monitor fields, variables and calculations while troubleshooting.
Build or modify databases faster by importing multiple tables at once.
Create standalone runtime solutions that don't require FileMaker Pro.
Build applications where all menus are hidden.
Build more robust calculations and extend database capabilities.
Run comprehensive reports on all elements of the database schema.
Copy field definitions into different tables or copy table definitions into other files for faster solution development.
The boxed versions of FileMaker Pro 12 and FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced include the software and product documentation on DVD. Both FileMaker Pro 12 and FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced come with the Installation and New Features Guide and a license key for installation.
The downloadable version contains the product software, an electronic version of the product documentation in PDF format, and a link to an electronic license certificate that contains a license key needed for installation.FileMaker Pro and FileMaker Pro Advanced display and support the language used by the desktop operating system.
Languages supported: Worldwide English, French, Italian, German, Swedish, Japanese, Dutch, Spanish, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, and Brazilian Portuguese.
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.
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.
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.
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.