Monday, 5 April 2010

Review: Filemaker Pro 11

My review of Filemaker Pro 11 is now available on This new release is notable for adding charting to the list of new features. Here are some extra screenshots not shown in the published review.

It’s been a long time coming, but now you can finally chart your data from within Filemaker.

The new Inspector groups design tools in a floating toolbar, but it’s a little small on high-resolution displays.

Invoicing is a new addition to the Starter Solutions templates, and is a good showcase for the new features in Filemaker Pro 11.

You can now create Quick Reports in Table view using grouping and subtotalling

Quick Search lets you search across all fields and records, and maintains a list of recent search terms.

A revamped Quick Start menu gives easy access to common tasks