New Training Materials Available For Lasso And FileMaker Pro

There are two new books in the Master Class series now available. CDML Master Class provides a complete look at how to use FileMaker Pro to build dynamic Web sites, while the Lasso Master Class book provides a more look at a more robust and advanced method for doing the same. According to Brian Dunning:

Announcing the availability of the Sixth Edition of the Master Class for FileMaker series, available immediately at These popular training books are widely regarded as the number one source for web developer instruction at the best possible price.

CDML Master Class.
The book that started it all. In a series of fun illustrated lessons, youill learn how to effectively deploy FileMakeris Web Companion to create robust, powerful web sites. And you can do it all yourself, in a surprisingly short time. Special bonus - Includes the most comprehensive guide to CDML available anywhere.


  • Introduction
  • Web Applications
  • Hardware and Software
  • Network Configuration
  • What Computers Go Where?
  • Preparing Your Database
  • Instant Web Publishing
  • Customizing Instant Web Publishing
  • Protecting Fields
  • Adding Security
  • Custom Web Publishing
  • FileMaker Connection Assistant
  • Understanding CDML
  • CDML Reference Guide
  • Building CDML Pages
  • Using the FileMaker Form Library
  • Where to Go from Here

Lasso Master Class.
When youire ready to take your web site to the next level, use Lasso and its graphical development environment, Lasso Studio for Dreamweaver. Learn how to deploy the same tips that the professionals use to create secure commerce sites in a matter of hours. Special bonus - Takes you step-by step through building an entire online commerce site in just a few hours.


  • Introduction
  • Who Needs to Web Enable their Data?
  • Why Lasso Instead of CDML?
  • Overview of Lasso
  • Hardware & Software
  • Installation & Configuration
  • Preparing Your FileMaker Database
  • Designing Your Site
  • Lasso Studio for Dreamweaver
  • Adding Records
  • Building a Guest Book
  • Using Includes
  • Searching and Editing
  • Conditionals
  • Variables, Tokens, Cookies, and Lists
  • Inlines
  • Building the eCommerce Site
  • Build the Databases
  • Design the Product Search
  • Build the Search Format Files
  • Viewing the Shopping Cart
  • Checking Out
  • Where to Go from Here

CDML Master Class is available in PDF format for US$39, while Lasso Master Class is available in the same format for US$49. You can find more information at Mr. Dunningis Web site.