FileMaker 13 Compatible

FileMaker plugin icon The 360Works Web Assistant plugin can submit online forms, access any internet resource from FileMaker, and get the contents of any URL as text or as a container.

Purchase the Portfolio Bundle to obtain an Enterprise license of this product which allows for unlimited users within a single organization.

Product Case Study

Vivaladata - Learn how 360Works used FTPeek, Web Assistant, and Email to let users upload files and send emails from a customized website.

What does the FileMaker community think of the 360Works Web Assistant?

"I've just got an Axis IP camera and your plugin made it so easy to get a still image from the camera straight into my database with only 4 lines of script!" —Robert Collins, Connection Point Ltd.

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Questions and Answers

Will it run on Windows/Mac? What version of FileMaker is required?

Yes, all of our plugins are designed to run on Mac OS X (10.6+) as well as on Windows (XP+ or Server 2003+).

Mac OS X 10.6 or
earlier
Mac OS X 10.6 or
later
Windows XP or later
FileMaker 4-10 FileMaker Pro 11 or later required
FileMaker Pro 11 - 13 X X X
FileMaker Server 11-13 X X X

What about Web Publishing and FileMaker Server?

If you purchase the Enterprise License (see below), then you will be able to use the plugin with the FileMaker Web Publishing Engine. This means that when you use our plugins in your FileMaker scripts, they will work the same way with Instant Web Publishing (IWP) or WebDirect. It also means that your Custom Web Publishing applications (with XSLT, PHP, or any other web technology) can call FileMaker scripts that use our plugins.

Can I use this plugin with my FileMaker runtime solution?

Yes, all of our plugins work in FileMaker runtimes solutions, just copy the plugin to the runtime's Extensions folder.

What kind of licenses are there?

Most of our plugins are available in 3 licenses: a demo version which works for 2 hours every time you launch FileMaker, a Workgroup license for 10 or fewer users, and an Enterprise license for unlimited users within a single organization.

What about FileMaker Go?

If you'd like to add plug-in functionality to a mobile solution, there are a number of options available. Plug-ins cannot be installed directly on a iPhone or iPad, but you can trigger a script on a machine that does have the plug-in installed. Using FileMaker Server, you can have routine scripts that will process all the outstanding function calls. For an example on how to do this, see this article on accomplishing this with Plastic. Alternatively you could integrate RemoteScripter to trigger server side scripts. Finally, FMRPC is a separate product developed as a collaboration between Skeleton Key and 360Works.

There are more Questions and Answers on our product support site.



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