The Mac Observer

Skip navigational links

You're viewing an article in TMO's historic archive vault. Here, we've preserved the comments and how the site looked along with the article. Use this link to view the article on our current site:
FileMaker Launches FileMaker Pro 9

FileMaker Launches FileMaker Pro 9

by , 9:10 AM EDT, July 10th, 2007

FileMaker announced the immediate availability of FileMaker Pro 9 on Tuesday. The new version of the database application added a new Quick Start screen, conditional formatting that highlights data based on user-created parameters, improved SQL support, link emailing so other users can access your databases, and more.

Along with FileMaker Pro 9, the company also released FileMaker Pro 9 Advanced, FileMaker Server 9, and FileMaker Server 9 Advanced.

FileMaker Pro 9 Advanced improved the database Design Report and File maintenance tools, updated the script debugger and data viewer, and added a PHP site assistant link that works in conjunction with the PHP features in FileMaker Server 9.

FileMaker Server 9 added a PHP site assistant that allows non-programmers to create PHP-driven Web sites for FileMaker Pro databases, a redesigned interface, a Web-based server console, an improved installer, shared live data access from external SQL sources, and more.

FileMaker Pro 9 is priced at US$299, and upgrades from FileMaker Pro 7, 8, and 8.5 cost $179. FileMaker Pro 9 Advanced costs $499, and upgrades from FileMaker Developer 7, FileMaker Pro Advanced 8 and 8.5 Advanced are $299.

FileMaker Server 9 is priced at $999, and FileMaker Server 9 Advanced costs $$2,499. Upgrades from FileMaker Server 7 and 8 are $599. Upgrades from FileMaker Server 7 Advanced and 8 Advanced are $1,499.

  

Recent Headlines - Updated November 24th

Mon,3:15 PM
BBEdit on Your Mac: Trick Text Files into HTML Syntax Coloring
2:33 PM
TMO Daily Observations: 2014-11-24
11:24 AM
FCC Chairman on Net Neutrality Rules: We’re Going to get Sued
9:30 AM
Sponsor: MacX DVD Ripper Pro Giveaway
9:12 AM
Apple Launches Apps for (RED) Campaign for World AIDS Day
Sat,10:30 AM
iPhoneography 101: Essential iPhone Camera Apps
Fri,6:57 PM
Apple Makes ‘Things for iPad’ Free for a Week
6:47 PM
Judge Approves Apple iBooks $450 Million Antitrust Settlement
5:54 PM
100 AA and 52 AAA Duracell Batteries for $59.99 [Extended]
5:18 PM
Use a PDF to See How Big Apple Watches Really Are
4:45 PM
Why Every Estimate for Apple Watch Sales in 2015 is Completely Wrong
4:30 PM
‘Kingdom Rush Origins’ Tower Defender Released for iPhone and iPad
  • __________
  • Buy Stuff, Support TMO!
  • Podcast: Mac Geek Gab
  • Podcast: Apple Weekly Report
  • TMO on Twitter!