Technical Specifications

FileMaker Go 15

System requirements

FileMaker Go 15 is a single, universal app that is designed for both iPad and iPhone and is available on the App Store.

FileMaker Go 15 is compatible with iOS devices running iOS 9.3 minimum and requires iTunes 12.x.

Language support

FileMaker Go 15 is available in the following languages: Worldwide English, French, Italian, German, Swedish, Japanese, Dutch, Spanish, Simplified Chinese, Korean, and Brazilian Portuguese.

Using FileMaker Go

FileMaker Pro is required to create or to modify custom apps. Custom apps cannot be created or modified with FileMaker Go.

File compatibility

Custom apps created using FileMaker Pro 12 and later can be opened and shared with FileMaker Go 15.

Learn more about converting your pre-12 FileMaker apps.

Host compatibility and connection limits

The latest updates must be applied to the software listed below before hosting FileMaker Go 15 apps.

Host Connection limits
FileMaker Pro 15, 14, and 13.0.9


FileMaker Pro 15, 14, and 13.0.9 Advanced
Allows for up to 5 simultaneous client connections.
FileMaker Server 15, 14, and 13.0.9 Allows up to 100 User Connections.

User Connections are required to access custom apps hosted by FileMaker Server from FileMaker Go.

FileMaker Server 15 comes with one User Connection for testing purposes. Additional connections are available for purchase from the FileMaker Store or FileMaker Server Admin Console.
FileMaker Cloud Allows up to 100 User Connections.
Deprecated and removed technologies

FileMaker, Inc. continually invests in the latest technology in order to keep making improvements to the FileMaker Platform. As a result, some features and operating systems are deprecated and will be removed in future versions of FileMaker software. See a list of deprecated technologies.