FileMaker13 in the Music Classroom – Contacts

When you purchase FileMaker13 you are given starter solutions to get you going. Those solutions are very useful – you can learn many tricks and techniques by tearing them apart and looking at how they are constructed for one thing. Another reason they are useful is that you can take that starter solution and adjust it for your situation very easily! This gives you an … Continue reading FileMaker13 in the Music Classroom – Contacts

FileMaker13 DataBase in the Music Classroom

FileMaker13 is the latest version of FileMaker and it comes with¬†some excellent improvements over the past! I will be adding a few more posts this next week about some of those improvements. In this blog post I want to highlight one improvement and point out a few reasons why using a database is so much better than using a spreadsheet. Then…. I’m going to bed. … Continue reading FileMaker13 DataBase in the Music Classroom

Teachers Take Note – Free Resource for FileMaker Go

I have been using databases for years – I see so many people using spreadsheets for the wrong reasons¬†and I feel bad for them! They really should not be tracking things like instruments, uniforms, music library and so many other projects inside of a spreadsheet! Spreadsheets are a great first step but after getting all that data into the spreadsheet there is no flexibility. It … Continue reading Teachers Take Note – Free Resource for FileMaker Go