Free FileMaker Tutorial – Working with FileMaker Starter Solutions

An Introductory Course in FileMaker Development – Free Course

What you’ll learn

  • Learn how to modify the Contacts Starter Solution that comes with FileMaker
  • Enter data in a FileMaker solution
  • Inserting a Photo
  • Importing data from Excel, Tab-Separatedor Comma-Separated files
  • Finding records using AND, OR, Omit, = and ranges
  • Sorting
  • Creating a layout
  • Printing
  • Scripting
  • Calculations


  • You should be able to use a Macintosh or Windows machine at the basic level


This introductory course for FileMaker starts from the very beginning with the launching of FileMaker. A Contact Management Starter Solution, that comes with FileMaker, is created and used as a learning platform to get you up and running as fast as possible. Students will learn how to enter data, insert a photo, import data from Excel and other sources, search for records using multiple methods, create a new layout, print, sort, add and delete fields, develop scripts and create calculations. So, if you’ve never used FileMaker before, this quick introductory course will take you from nothing to a contact manager designed for your special needs.

Author(s): John Mark Osborne

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