Purchase

FileMaker Buying FAQ

Upgrade Pricing Eligibility

Please refer to the table to determine your eligibility.

FileMaker Pro 13 Upgrade Qualifications

If you have Regular upgrade price is
FileMaker Pro 12, 11 or 101 US$179.00
FileMaker Pro 9 or earlier Purchase full version for US$329.00

FileMaker Pro 13 Advanced Upgrade Qualifications

If you have Regular upgrade price is
FileMaker Pro 13, 12, 11 or 101 US$299.00
FileMaker Pro 12, 11 or 101 Advanced US$299.00
FileMaker Pro 9 Advanced or earlier Purchase full version for US$549.00
FileMaker Pro 9 or earlier Purchase full version for US$549.00

FileMaker Server 13 Upgrade Qualifications

If you have Regular upgrade price is
FileMaker Server 12, 11 or 101 Advanced US$528.00 Upgrade
FileMaker Server 12, 11 or 101 US$528.00 Upgrade
FileMaker Server 9 Advanced or earlier Purchase full version for US$1,044.00
FileMaker Server 9 or earlier Purchase full version for US$1,044.00

Volume pricing is available for a minimum of 5 FileMaker Pro or FileMaker Pro Advanced licenses or one FileMaker Server 13 license. (FileMaker Server 13 is available only through the Volume Licensing program.) Volume Licensing customers are eligible for volume license upgrades only, (not eligible for single license upgrades), however, individual license customers may upgrade to Volume Licensing.

  1. Upgrade eligibility for version 10 ends September 27, 2014.
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Education Pricing Eligibility

Am I eligible for education pricing?

FileMaker, Inc. offers qualified education institutions, organizations, and end users the opportunity to purchase education versions of FileMaker products for administrative or educational instruction purposes. Non-profit/Education versions of FileMaker products cannot be used for any commercial purpose. A commercial purpose is any revenue-generating activity beyond the usual and customary activities educational institutions engage in. Please note that education programs and prices are subject to change without notice. Education institutions and organizations must meet at least one of the following criteria to qualify:

  1. Accredited public or private universities, colleges, and community colleges that grant degrees requiring at least two years of full-time matriculation*
  2. Accredited public and private K-12 Institutions including Charter and Virtual Schools*
  3. Hospitals, libraries, research laboratories, and museums wholly-owned and operated by the schools above
  4. State Departments of Education, administrative offices, boards of education, and county offices of education
  5. Home schools approved by FileMaker at its sole discretion

* Either institutionally accredited by an accrediting agency nationally recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education or, recognized by the Department of Education of the State in which it is located. Students are eligible for education pricing only if they attend an accredited school described above, and provided that the software is only used by the student.

Which institutions do not qualify as an education institution or organization?

The following institutions or organizations do not qualify:

  1. Non-accredited schools
  2. Federal, state, and local government organizations
  3. Military academies that do not offer an academic degree
  4. Students are eligible for education pricing only if they attend an accredited school described above, and provided that the software is only used by the student.
  5. Nonprofit lobbyist groups
  6. Use of the license for any commercial purpose
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Non-Profit Pricing Eligibility

Non-Profit organizations with current proof of 501(c)3 non-profit status are eligible to purchase Non-Profit/Education versions of FileMaker products. Non-Profit organizations outside the U.S. will need to meet similar requirements for their respective country.

Learn more about Volume Licensing.

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Support

All single license products and Volume Licensing orders include help with installation, launch, or reinstallation (not including data recovery) when your hardware configuration meets the minimum system requirements for the software.

For questions involving the use of a feature in a FileMaker, Inc. product, select a support package to fit your need. Volume license customers receive a 20% discount on Annual Priority Support when it is purchased on the same order as your licenses.

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Where to Buy

Most FileMaker products may be purchased directly from the FileMaker Store, FileMaker Customer Support at 800-325-2747, or from a preferred reseller.

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Volume Licensing

Volume licensing is a great way to save money when you are purchasing 5 or more units. Learn more about Volume Licensing.

Volume License Customers: Your software qualifies for the Volume Upgrade discount. Please contact Licensing to upgrade: 800-725-2747.

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