Entries by Andrew Duncan

fmESignature Link (DocuSign Edition) Updated to Use Authorization Code Grant OAuth Flow

When we were originally developing v1.0 of fmESignature Link back in 2018/2019 one of the first decisions we had to make was which of the three OAuth Types we should choose for handling the authentication with the DocuSign API: JWT Grant, Authorization Code Grant or Implicit Grant. Each flow has its pros and cons and […]

fmSMS Chat View Update

In a recent update to fmSMS we updated the appearance of the Chat View Web Viewer to a more current iOS iMessage style as it was starting to look a bit dated. We first introduced the Chat View back in July 2015 to show you the sent and received messages for an individual Contact in […]

fmSMS Now Supports RingCentral SMS Gateway

fmSMS, our FileMaker solution for sending and receiving SMS messages from the Claris FileMaker Platform, has been updated to support the RingCentral SMS Gateway based in California, USA. RingCentral is a leading provider of global enterprise cloud communications, collaboration, and contact centre solutions. With the RingCentral SMS API you text any SMS-capable phone number in the world. […]

fmEcommerce Link (Shopify Edition) Now Supports Creating Webhook Subscriptions

fmEcommerce Link (Shopify Edition), our FileMaker solution for integrating with the Shopify platform, has been updated to support creating webhook subscriptions using the Shopify Webhooks API. You can now use the fmEcommerce Link to: create a new Webhook Subscription update an existing Webhook Subscription (e.g. to change the URL address for the webhook) delete an […]

fmMMS Now Supports MessageBird MMS Gateway

fmMMS, our FileMaker solution that lets you send and receive MMS messages from the FileMaker Platform, has just been updated to include support for the MessageBird MMS Gateway based in the USA. You can send and receive MMS messages in the United States and Canada with fmMMS and MessageBird. You can download a trial version of […]

Accepting Online Payments Without an Online Store

Ever found yourself with a customer who would like to pay your invoice online but you don’t have an online store setup? Wouldn’t it be great if you could send your customer a link directly from your FileMaker invoice screen that takes them to a secure, online payment page where they can quickly and easily […]

fmSMS Now Supports Beem Africa SMS Gateway

fmSMS, our FileMaker solution for sending and receiving SMS messages from the Claris FileMaker Platform, has been updated to support the Beem Africa SMS Gateway based in Tanzania. Beem have created an integrated communications & financial services platform with the largest mobile network operator reach in Africa, helping businesses drive their success quickly throughout the […]

fmESignature Link (DocuSign Edition) Now Supports DocuSign Payments

Version 1.35 of fmESignature Link (DocuSign Edition) has just been released and it includes a number of exciting new features that we’ve been working on over the past few months. Here is a brief summary of the main new features in this release. DocuSign Payments Support With fmESignature Link you can now send an agreement […]

Using AppleScript to Automate Business Workflows

I was surprised recently to see an announcement about an updated version of the ebook FileMaker Pro Scripting Book with AppleScript (English Edition) and also pleased that others are still using the combination of FileMaker Pro and AppleScript to automated tasks using software that has been around for several decades. AppleScript is the scripting language […]