FileMaker Pro 8.5 and FileMaker Pro 8.5 Advanced Now Available in Turkish

World renowned relational database now available for fast-growing Central and Eastern European markets

GRENOBLE, France. – Feb. 2, 2007 – FileMaker and WinSoft announce that FileMaker Pro 8.5, the #1 selling easy-to-use database software for Windows and Mac,  and FileMaker Pro 8.5 Advanced are now available in Turkish.

FileMaker Pro 8.5 introduced the Web Viewer control, a true industry innovation, that allows users to add a live web page to a record in a database.  Data in specified record fields, such as customer’s address or product name, will drive the URL in the Web Viewer. Set it up once and there will be a live web link for every record in the database. Possibilities include street maps based on a customer address field, shipping status based on a shipment tracking number and stock performance charts based on a stock symbol.

FileMaker Pro 8.5 Advanced includes all the features of FileMaker Pro 8.5 plus a suite of advanced development and customization tools to help you design and develop more powerful, more customized database solutions.   
In addition to the new Turkish version, which includes support of the dotless I Turkish character, FileMaker Pro 8.5 is also available in the following languages:  Chinese (Traditional and Simplified) Czech, Dutch  English, Extended English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Spanish and Swedish.

 "We are very pleased to see FileMaker focusing on demands from Turkish users and invested in a localized version of FileMaker product range. That is a good sign of FileMaker dedication to our market" said Ihsan Taser, General Manager of Medyasoft Bilgi Sistemleri, WinSoft Turkish distributor. "This is really motivating FileMaker users and leads the companies to invest more in FileMaker solutions".

Availability and System Requirements —   FileMaker Pro 8.5 and FileMaker Pro 8.5 Advanced in Turkish is immediately available via Medyasoft Bilgi Sistemleri Ltd. . Turkish trial version of FileMaker Pro is available to download at
FileMaker Pro 8.5 has the following system requirements: On Macintosh computers: PowerPC G3, G4, G5 processor or Intel processor; 256MB of RAM; CD or DVD drive and hard disk drive; Mac OS X 10.3.9 for PowerPC-based Macs or Mac OS X 10.4.5 for Intel-based Macs.  On Windows: Pentium III 500MHz or higher; 256MB of RAM; CD or DVD drive and hard disk drive; SVGA (800 x 600) or higher resolution video adapter and display; Windows 2000 (Service Pack 4), Windows XP (Service Pack 2).

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