90 Minute FileMaker Contact Manager

Create a Contact Manager in FileMaker Pro in approximately 90 Minutes | taught by John Mark Osborne

Course description

This course on FileMaker development is designed for beginners but with a goal of designing a complete contact management or CRM solution. Sections include creating fields, designing an interface, performing finds, creating a notes field, working with popovers, automating email and web browser communication, mass emailing, eliminating duplicates, birthday and to-do reminders, phone formatting and call logs. After completing this tutorial, students will not only have created a complete solution but be able to advance to intermediate tutorials. Completed example FileMaker files are included at each stage of the development in order to enhance the learning experience.

John Mark Osborne
John Mark Osborne
FileMaker Pro Expert

John Mark Osborne has been working with FileMaker Pro for over 20 years. He earned his FileMaker Pro degree working on the frontlines of Claris technical support. John was the Technical Lead for FileMaker, serving as an escalation path for other technical support representatives and writing a large portion of TechInfo (now called Knowledgebase), their technical information reference. John also acted as a liaison between the technical support department and the FileMaker development team, reporting bugs, attending product meetings and acting as resource for the development team.

John Mark is best known as the author of the popular FileMaker Pro web site Database Pros. The Database Pros web site has been on the internet for 20 years and gets over 35,000 hits a day by offering free FileMaker Pro tips, tricks and techniques.

John Mark is also well known as the co-author of the wildly popular Scriptology book and CD ROM. John Mark launched a hands-on training class based on his Scriptology book and it has become so popular that it is now taught at MacWorld Exposition in San Francisco and New York. Most recently, John Mark was one of twelve trainers in the United States authorized to teach their new FileMaker Training Series of classes.

John Mark has been a featured speaker at the FileMaker Developer Conference for 15 years. At the 1999 Developer Conference, he was awarded the FileMaker Pro Excellence award for "creation of outstanding technical resources".

John Mark is a former technical editors for Advisor magazine working on the tips and tricks section which is the most popular column in the magazine.

John Mark has recorded beginner, intermediate and advanced tutorial videos for FileMaker 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14 and 15 totaling thousands of hours.

John Mark Osborne has been an FBA (FileMaker Business Alliance) working closely with FileMaker, Inc. and their most important customers for the past 15 years. John Mark Osborne has also passed the rigorous FileMaker 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14 and 15 certification tests and is proud to display the FileMaker 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14 and 15 certification logos.

909-393-4664

jmo@filemakerpros.com

www.databasepros.com

Reviews (6)

Perfect

by shane scott
Great introduction to FileMaker Pro.

Excellent introduction to fundamental FileMaker skills

by Michael Kleper
This course can be the launchpad for a career as a FileMaker developer! The user can quickly acquire enough basic skills to become sufficiently productive in creating, organizing, and maintaining usable databases. Highly recommended.

A reminder

by Allan McGuiness
Going through this course remined me of some aspects I have been neglecting and also showed up a few bad habits I had developed Thanks for this for getting me back on track.
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Perfect

by shane scott
Great introduction to FileMaker Pro.

Excellent introduction to fundamental FileMaker skills

by Michael Kleper
This course can be the launchpad for a career as a FileMaker developer! The user can quickly acquire enough basic skills to become sufficiently productive in creating, organizing, and maintaining usable databases. Highly recommended.

A reminder

by Allan McGuiness
Going through this course remined me of some aspects I have been neglecting and also showed up a few bad habits I had developed Thanks for this for getting me back on track.

Great Learning Experience

by Grady Tracy
I love that the videos are in small segments. A lot of great information in a small amount of time. Easy to navigate back to just a certain concept that you need to be refreshed on. Thanks for making this a free video course. I am not a newbie to FileMaker, yet I learned a lot of tips and new concepts. I will be referencing the videos a lot and I would recomend this to others. I love working with FileMaker.

How To: In 90 Minutes Create A Contact Manager in FileMaker 15

by William Moseid
How to create a clear, concise & useful Contact Manager that is . . . . "Mighty Fine", was superbly delivered by John Mark Osborn.

90 Min CRM

by Charles Job
Great course.