FileMaker Pro 13 and FileMaker Pro 13 Advanced
The boxed versions of FileMaker Pro 13 and FileMaker Pro 13 Advanced include the software and product documentation on DVD. Both FileMaker Pro 13 and FileMaker Pro 13 Advanced come with the Installation and New Features Guide, and a license key for installation.
The downloadable version contains the product software, an electronic version of the product documentation in PDF format, and a link to an electronic license certificate that contains a license key needed for installation.
FileMaker Pro and FileMaker Pro Advanced display and support the language used by the desktop operating system.
Languages supported: Worldwide English, French, Italian, German, Swedish, Japanese, Dutch, Spanish, Simplified Chinese, Korean and Brazilian Portuguese.
FileMaker Pro 13 and FileMaker Pro 13 Advanced databases only work with other FileMaker 12 and FileMaker 13 software. Files from previous versions of FileMaker Pro must be converted to the new file format to be shared with FileMaker Pro 13/Pro 13 Advanced.
Learn more about converting your pre-12 FileMaker solutions.
Please note that Windows XP and Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) are no longer supported. Please update your operating system before upgrading to FileMaker Pro 13.
|Windows 8.1, and
Windows 8.1 Pro*
|Windows 8, and
Windows 8 Pro*
|Windows 7 SP1 Ultimate, Professional, Home Premium*|
|OS X Mavericks v10.9|
|OS X Mountain Lion v10.8|
|OS X Lion v10.7|
*Version stated is the minimum requirement. FileMaker Pro may also work with later operating systems certified by FileMaker, Inc. Operating systems not listed in the table above have not been tested and are not supported.
|Minimum Requirements||Recommended Requirements|
CPU: Intel Pentium 4 / AMD Athlon 64 or newer
|CPU: Intel Pentium 4 / AMD Athlon 64 or newer
RAM: 2 GB
|Mac||CPU: Intel-based Mac
RAM: 2 GB
|CPU: Intel-based Mac|
RAM: 4 GB
Citrix and Terminal Services (FileMaker Pro 13 only)
- Citrix XenApp 6.5
- Windows Server 2012 Terminal Services
- Windows Server 2008 R2 Terminal Services
Installation (Windows 7):
An Internet connection is required during installation. Learn more»
Networking (all platforms):
TCP/IP: limited to five simultaneous FileMaker client connections; each client requires a licensed copy of the software; see FileMaker Server 13 for increased capacity. FileMaker Pro 13 supports Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6) addresses, as well as IPv4 addresses.
Supports encryption [SSL] when connected to FileMaker Server 13. When sharing FileMaker Pro peer-to-peer (i.e. not using FileMaker Server 13), communication between shared files is not encrypted.
Any computer accessing FileMaker Pro files over a network will need to have a licensed installation of FileMaker Pro 13 or FileMaker Pro 13 Advanced.
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.