Build-On Tutorial:

Attachments

Event Management Template: Attachments

Overview

Tutorial summary

With this Build-On your team will be able to attach documents to sessions. They may want to attach supporting files, spreadsheets, photos, videos. or more. Using a container field in FileMaker Pro Advanced, multiple attachment formats are supported.

What to expect

When you’re done with this Build-On, your team will be able to:

  • Add multiple attachments to a session
  • View, download, and replace existing attachments

Getting started

You will need a few elements before you begin this tutorial.

1. FileMaker Pro Advanced

You will use FileMaker Pro Advanced on your desktop to do all of the work in these tutorials. This is used both for development and to access your FileMaker app on the desktop.

If you don’t have a copy, you can download a free trial.

Download FileMaker Pro Advanced

2. Event Management Template core file

Before you begin, download the Event Management template core file. If you have already made adjustments to it, either on your own or from another Build-On, make sure to save a copy as a back-up before beginning this tutorial. Download core file > When you're ready to begin, open the file on your desktop with FileMaker Pro Advanced, then you can walk through each lesson, step by step.

When you’re ready to begin, open the file on your desktop with FileMaker Pro Advanced, then you can walk through each lesson, step by step.

Download core file

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