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FileMaker Pro 16 Advanced

Please Note: DVD is not included. Box includes a printed document with a link to download the installer and an install code.

Build more powerful and flexible apps faster

FileMaker Pro Advanced includes all of the features of FileMaker Pro plus a set of advanced development and customization tools. Get features to design and develop custom apps faster and easier. Plus, get robust analysis capabilities, powerful diagnostic tools, and much more. If you want to build more powerful and flexible apps for your business, then FileMaker Pro Advanced is for you.

Product Overview

  • Start quickly:    Choose from a variety of professionally designed Starter Solutions to manage contacts, inventory, projects, invoices, assets, and more.
  • Import existing data:  Bring your existing data into FileMaker Pro, including .CSV, Tab, XML, ODBC, and Microsoft Excel files.
  • Customize with ease:  Use flexible design tools to make your layouts look and work just the way you want — without extensive development experience or IT skills.
  • Get built-in reporting tools:  Easy-to-use reporting and charting tools make it easy to make summary reports, colorful charts, and executive dashboards with a few clicks. Save your information in popular Excel and PDF formats.
  • Share with your team: Create custom apps that work together seamlessly across iPad, iPhone, Windows, Mac, and the web. Learn more about sharing information with your team.
  • Integrate with other programs: Exchange and interact with data from other applications. Plus, create live, 2-way connections with Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, and MySQL data sources.

FileMaker Pro and FileMaker Pro Advanced Comparison

Compare the features in FileMaker Pro and FileMaker Pro Advanced to see which product is best for your app development needs.

Feature Description FileMaker Pro FileMaker Pro Advanced
New! Enhanced Data Viewer Increase your productivity with auto-complete for function names in the Data Viewer. Plus, automatically evaluate results for functions and resize the Edit Expression window to easily view all results. No Yes
New! OAuth 2.0 support for accounts Use your existing Amazon, Google, or Microsoft Azure account credentials to log in to your FileMaker-based custom apps. Yes Yes
Get started quickly Choose from a variety of predesigned Starter Solutions to manage contacts, inventory, projects, and more. Yes Yes
Import existing data Bring your existing data into FileMaker Pro, including .CSV, Tab, XML, ODBC, and Microsoft Excel files. Yes Yes
Customize with ease Use flexible design tools to make your layouts look and work just the way you want — without extensive development experience or IT skills. Yes Yes
Built-in reporting tools Easy-to-use reporting and charting tools make it easy to make summary reports, colorful charts, and executive dashboards with a few clicks. Yes Yes
Share with your team Create custom apps that work together seamlessly across iPad, iPhone, Windows, Mac, and the web. Learn more about sharing information with your team. Yes Yes
Integrate with other programs Exchange and interact with data from other applications. Plus, create live, 2-way connections with Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle and MySQL data sources. Yes Yes
Script Debugger Instantly pinpoint problem areas in scripts and Script Triggers directly in the Script Workspace. Turn off Script Triggers when debugging to fine tune the troubleshooting process. No Yes
Data Viewer Monitor fields, variables, and calculations while troubleshooting. No Yes
Multiple Table Import Build or modify apps faster by importing multiple tables at once. No Yes
Enable Database Encryption Enable AES 256-bit encryption with FileMaker Pro Advanced to protect data on a FileMaker client or on FileMaker Server. No Yes
Custom Menus Create, change, or delete specific menu items or entire menu sets. No Yes
Custom Functions Build your own functions and copy, paste, or import them into any FileMaker file. No Yes
Database Design Report Run comprehensive reports on all elements of your database schema. No Yes
Kiosk Maker Build applications where all menus are hidden. No Yes
External Function Plug-in API Build more robust calculations and extend app capabilities. No Yes

 

Technical Specifications

File compatibility

Custom apps created using FileMaker Pro 12 and later can be opened and used with FileMaker Pro 16 and FileMaker Pro 16 Advanced.

Host compatibility

FileMaker Pro 16 and FileMaker Pro 16 Advanced can connect to the following hosts:

  • FileMaker Server 16, 15, and 14
  • FileMaker Pro 16, 15, and 14
  • FileMaker Pro 16, 15, and 14 Advanced
  • FileMaker Cloud 1.15.1 minimum

The latest updates must be applied to the above software before hosting FileMaker Pro 16 apps.

System requirements

Note that OS X Yosemite 10.10 is no longer supported. Be sure to update your operating system before upgrading to FileMaker Pro 16.

Operating System*  
Windows 10 Pro Edition
Windows 10 Enterprise Edition
32-bit and 64-bit
Anniversary update
Windows 8.1 Standard Edition
Windows 8.1 Pro Edition
System updates 2919355 and 2999226
Windows 7 SP1 Professional Edition
Windows 7 SP1 Ultimate Edition
System update 2999226
macOS Sierra 10.12  
OS X El Capitan 10.11  

*Version stated is the minimum requirement. FileMaker Pro may also work with later operating systems certified by FileMaker, Inc. Operating systems not listed in the table above have not been tested and are not supported.

Hardware requirements

  Minimum Requirements Recommended Requirements
Windows CPU: 1 GHz or faster x86- or x64-bit processor
RAM: 1 GB
CPU: 1 GHz or faster x86- or x64-bit processor
RAM: 2 GB or more
Mac RAM: 2 GB RAM: 4 GB or more

 Remote Desktop Services and Citrix XenApp

Windows Remote Desktop Services and Citrix XenApp 7.5 supported on:

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1
  • Windows Server 2012 R2

Remote Desktop Services clients supported on:

  • Windows: Remote Desktop Services Client
  • OS X: Microsoft Remote Desktop 8.0

Citrix ICA client minimum requirements*:

  • Windows: Receiver for Windows 4.1.2
  • OS X: Receiver for Mac 11.8.2

*At this time, only the above clients are supported by FileMaker, Inc. Other clients may work as expected but they have not been tested for use with FileMaker Pro and are not currently supported.

Additional requirements

Technology Requirement
Networking Peer-to-peer sharing is limited to 5 simultaneous client connections in addition to the host; each client requires a licensed copy of the software. Use FileMaker Server 16 for increased security options and sharing capability.
Microsoft .NET For Windows, FileMaker Pro and runtime solutions require Microsoft .NET framework version 4.6 or later.
ODBC and JDBC Client Drivers Learn more about installing drivers to enable ODBC and JDBC clients to access FileMaker Pro data.
Supported email applications FileMaker Pro can Send Mail via an email client application. To do so, you must have a supported email application installed and configured properly on your computer. See a list of supported email applications.