myFMbutler releases public beta of AutoSender 2.5 for Mac & Windows

Automatically send mail messages from FileMaker Server

AALTER, Belgium -- May 28, 2008 -- myFMbutler today released a public beta of AutoSender 2.5, a new version of the innovative tool that runs on FileMaker Server, and allows you to automatically send mail messages from your FileMaker solutions.

About AutoSender

myFMbutler AutoSender is a messaging solution robot that allows you to automatically send e-mails from your FileMaker solutions, based on the status of a FileMaker field. You can easily manage several files from which to send e-mail.

What's new in version 2.5 ?

  • support for multi-part mixed mail messages that contain both an HTML version and a plain text alternative
  • support for embedded enclosures in an HTML e-mail, using the cid: (Content-ID) URL scheme
  • added a preference to automatically clear cached attachments
  • a status indicator in the Preferences now shows whether the daemon/service is running or not
  • added a preference to automatically load AutoSender at startup or to start it manually
  • added timestamp to SMTP log
  • added support for XML over SSL
  • complete code clean-up and optimization

System requirements

FileMaker Server 9 or FileMaker Server Advanced 7/8/9.

Pricing and availability

AutoSender 2.5 will be available in July for EUR 249,- or USD 390,- for an unlimited user license.
The upgrade will be free for registered users of version 2.0, and will be EUR 49,- or USD 77,- for users of version 1.x
The public beta is available for download on the myFMbutler blog at


myFMbutler is an initiative by SHpartners, a longtime FileMaker FBA Platinum partner. myFMbutler's goal is to provide a wide range of tools that help FileMaker developers create better solutions.

Whether it be through the use of our plug-ins, or some of our other solutions that extend on the capabilities of FileMaker, we want to offer developers a way to improve their products, and help them finish their projects faster."



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