FileMaker

As has become the norm at FileMaker DevCon Joel Shapiro of JSFmp organised a meet-up of users who are integrating FileMaker with external systems. Many of those who attend are using CWP to build FileMaker-backed web applications, but there are also plenty of people working on other integrations as well. Recently we had a client […]

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If you want to be able to access the FileMaker Data API directly from JavaScript running in a client browser you’ll need to set additional headers to support CORS (Cross Origin Request Sharing). Think carefully about how you configure this, since you may not want to open your FMS to all locations, so consider what […]

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We’ve been doing increasingly more work recently using Symfony as the framework for our CWP solutions – any new projects we start are definitely being built that way (to make this simple we’ve been working on a Doctrine Driver for FileMaker which may be of interest to you). One of the things that needs to […]

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During the CWP User Group at the 2017 FileMaker DevCon Steve Winter presented the work which we have been doing in building a FileMaker driver for Doctrine to better support the use of FileMaker in Symfony web applications. Attached below are the slides from the presentation. All of the code mentioned is available through packagist […]

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Steve Winter from Matatiro Solutions will be presenting the session “Explore cURL for FileMaker” at the upcoming FileMaker Developer Conference to be held in Phoenix from the 24th to the 27th of July. Session Description FileMaker’s robust functionality can be supplemented with a Web Service (or API) to help solve pretty much any task. But […]

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Sometimes when using external APIs it’s necessary to store returned cookies, for example if a cookie is being used for authentication. There are two sides to this coin, saving the cookie, and then sending it again on subsequent requests. cURL offers options for this, –cookie-jar (or -c) to save cookies, and –cookie (or -b) to […]

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Steve Winter from Matatiro Solutions presented a session at the 2014 FileMaker Developer conference in San Antonio on the integration of web services into a FileMaker solution. The resource materials from that session are available here for download. WEB005 slides WEB005 demo materials

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