Archive for March, 2010

PCI Announces FileMaker Pro 11 Compatibility

March 18th, 2010
San Diego, CA – March 18, 2010 – Productive Computing, Inc., a Platinum member of the FileMaker Business Alliance, is proud to announce the compatibility of our products with FileMaker Pro 11.   All of our products have been thoroughly tested to ensure compatibility with this latest version of FileMaker Pro.


As always it is important that you ensure you are using the latest version of our plug-ins.  For your convenience we have provided the links for each below.  Should you have any questions after downloading please do not hesitate to contact us.

Outlook SendMail  Download Plug-in v1.1.3.3:
Sends plain text or HTML formatted e-mails with multiple attachments while suppressing the Outlook security dialog.  Click for more details.


Outlook Manipulator Download Plug-in v4.0.1.5:
Exchange data with Microsoft Outlook Contacts, Calendar, Tasks, Notes, Journal, Post Items and Mail.  Click for more details.


Exchange Manipulator Download Plug-in v2.0.1.5:
Contains all of the functionality of the Outlook Manipulator, plus the added functionality to access multiple Exchange mailboxes and Exchange Server’s Public Folders. Click for more details.




FM Books Connector Download Plug-in v2.0.0.4:
Allows you to exchange data between QuickBooks® and FileMaker Pro using only a handful of script steps that do not require any knowledge of XML!  Click for more details




Address Book Manipulator Download Plug-in v2.0.3.5:
Exchanges data between FileMaker® Pro and Apple’s Address Book.  Click for more details.


Entourage Manipulator Download Plug-in v2.0.0.12:
Exchange data within Microsoft Entourage®  Contacts, Calendar, Tasks, and Mail (POP Accounts ONLY).  Click here for more details.




Provides FileMaker® Pro the power to automatically change printers within your scripts. It can be used to coordinate large and complex print procedures and switch between various types of printers/drivers such as: inkjet, laser, label, and PDF. Click for more details.


eSign Signature Capture Download Plug-in v1.0.3.1:
Allows you to digitally capture and bind signatures to information stored in a FileMaker Pro database.  Click for more details.


File Manipulator Plug-in Download Win v2.0.3.2 / Download Mac
A simple utility plug-in that gives FileMaker® Pro the power to copy, rename, move or delete files and folders on local or networked drives.  Click for more details.


Allows you to extract all text from a PDF, pull data from PDF form fields, and combine multiple PDF documents into a single PDF file and more!  Click for more details.




Core2 CRM   Download Win / Download Mac :  Allows you and your entire company to intuitively manage all your company and individual contacts, letters, faxes and e-mail correspondence history, group calendaring, employee task lists, marketing e-mail or letter campaigns, notes and associated documents.  Click for more details.


Core2 Invoices   Download Win /  Download Mac :     This complete invoicing and payment module can be added on to any FileMaker Pro database system or purchased as an optional add-on module for Core2 CRM. Plus it is 100% customizable so you can modify it to fit your specific business needs.  Click for more details.


OrgPlanner   Download Win /  Download Mac :     This solution allows business owners and managers to record their company’s annual goals, setup their organization chart and define all of the procedures assigned to each position within the company.  Click for more details.


SPECIAL FILEMAKER PROMOTION: If you are interested in upgrading or purchasing new FileMaker Pro licenses we are offering a 5% discount on all orders until April 9th, 2010.  Click to fill out your FileMaker request today and save!


About Productive Computing, Inc.:


Since 1996, Productive Computing, Inc. has been helping its customers become more efficient and profitable by providing a solid foundation of indispensable software and computer support services.  These services include custom FileMaker Pro database development, consulting, IT support and hosting services.  Productive Computing, Inc. also produces several software solutions such as Core2 CRM, OrgPlanner and IT Asset Manager as well as a suite of FileMaker Pro plug-ins that allow FileMaker Pro to integrate with third party applications including Outlook, QuickBooks, Entourage, the Apple Address Book, PDF forms, and digital signatures.
Productive Computing, Inc. is one of only a few companies in the United States to have earned the highly respected and exclusive Platinum level membership within the FileMaker Business Alliance.
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Hottest New FileMaker Pro 11 Features

March 12th, 2010

As your strategic partner and technology advisor, we are very excited to report that the much anticipated FileMaker Pro 11 has been released.  We have outlined some of the hottest new features below.  Included are links to video tutorials to show you how these great new features work.

Charts:  Watch Video
Now your data can take on a whole new dimension with FileMaker Charts in FileMaker Pro 11.  Create eye-catchingFileMaker Pro 11 Combo Box reports in five different styles including vertical bar, horizontal bar, area, line and pie charts.  Plus, make high-impact web dashboards by publishing your charts to the web using Instant Web Publishing.

Quick Reports: Watch Video
Make reports in a spreadsheet-like fashion and get even more out of your data.  Group and summarize your information on the fly directly in Table View to create professional looking reports.  Easily modify your reports by adding, sorting, or hiding fields and records.

Quick Find: Watch Video
In FileMaker Pro 11 you can search for information just as you would in a web browser.  Enter a word or phrase in the search box and FileMaker Pro will search all fields in your layout-right in Browse mode.  Even customize Quick Find to search only certain layouts or fields.

Snapshot Links: Watch Video
Sometimes you need a report where a set of records stays the same but the details change.  Let’s say you want to track the results of sales leads received yesterday.  Create a Snapshot Link file to save a specific set of records at a point in time.  This also preserves the same layout, view, and sort order.  Any changes you make to the file will be updated in the database.  Plus email the Snapshot Link to anyone who has FileMaker Pro 11 for easy collaboration.

Click here to see other new features now available in FileMaker Pro 11.

By utilizing these new features you will be able to get more out of your FlieMaker Pro solution and have greater visibility into your data.  To help celebrate FileMaker Pro 11’s release, we are offering a special 5% discount off the retail price for the next 30 days.  Click here to get your personalized quote today!

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