FileMaker Pro and FileMaker Server Licensing

FileMaker is a Workplace Innovation Platform that allows you to create apps to eliminate paper processes, consolidate scattered sources of information, and significantly reduce manual data entry. The FileMaker Platform works seamlessly across Windows, Mac, and provides mobile access via iPad, iPhone, and the web.

Purchase FileMaker software - FileMaker Pro, FileMaker Server, FileMaker Go, FileMaker Data API, FileMaker WebDirect, and FileMaker Cloud - through Productive Computing to ensure you receive the best price.

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FileMaker Pro and FileMaker Server

FileMaker 19 Platform Annual User purchase includes:
• FileMaker Server: host your custom apps on up to 3 servers
• FileMaker Pro Advanced: for Windows or Mac
• FileMaker Go: for iPad and iPhone devices
• FileMaker WebDirect: for use with a web browser
• Data API: see Additional Information below

Windows | Mac

FileMaker Pricing Options

We are committed to making sure that you are equipped with right FileMaker tools for the job at the right price.  Contact us to get a custom quote on your FileMaker licensing, determine which licensing program (VLA, AVLA, SLA, ASLA, NP/EDU) is right for you, help you with any renewals, and we will provide you with a discount. 

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Why use FileMaker Pro or FileMaker Server?

Millions of people in organizations around the world rely on the FileMaker Platform to share customer information, manage projects, track assets and more. Get more automation and integration tools to quickly build powerful custom apps for your business. The FileMaker Platform fits any budget and is a great value compared to expensive enterprise applications or complex programming projects. 


Create precisely the app you want using the intuitive graphical interface, flexible design tools, built-in templates and ready-to-use themes. Add information you already have, then you’re ready to go!


Small and large teams alike can securely share the same information among their FileMaker users on iPad, iPhone, Windows, Mac and the web - all in real time.


Build powerful iPad and iPhone apps that leverage the full capability of the FileMaker Platform. Plus, use your app to scan bar codes, capture signatures, add photos and videos from the camera and more.


Centralize your data and safely access on FileMaker Server using proven encryption standards. Manage individual user privileges, right down to a specific field.


Connect to existing data sources such as SQL, ODBC/JDBC, XML and more. Manage processes and create layouts with information that spans multiple systems across your business.


Create reports on the fly in familiar spreadsheet-like format, make colorful charts and easily build custom reports with a step-by-step assistant.

FileMaker Software for Custom Apps

Unlike packaged apps or programming tools, custom apps meet the unique needs of small and large teams, helping to transform their businesses. Anyone can create a custom app using the FileMaker Platform. Make your own app even without extensive development experience or IT skills.

We can help you get started and at a great price. The FileMaker Platform is a simple way for teams of 5 or more people to license FileMaker for their business. Your FileMaker Platform software includes FileMaker Pro, FileMaker Data API, FileMaker WebDirect and Go, and FileMaker Server and FileMaker Cloud. Annual licensing allows you to pay for and use the licensed software on a year-by-year basis. Product upgrades and updates are automatically included with annual licenses.

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What's new with FileMaker 19 Platform?

Dedicated area for Add ons with install/uninstall capability

JavaScript integration between FileMaker Pro & web viewer

Siri Shortcuts support in FileMaker Go

Card support in FileMaker WebDirect

Various improved layout design tools

macOS Dark Mode support in FileMaker Pro

New function to detect light or dark mode

Change minimum version allowed when file is hosted

Set default file to open when FileMaker starts

Support for HEIF images (High Efficiency Image File)

Stop and start scanning for NFC tags

Configure Machine Learning Model with Core ML

Functions to work with ComputeModel evaluations

Convert paths between FileMaker and standard formats

Various changes and improvements to selected functions

FileMaker 19's New Features Video

Have a look at our overview video available on YouTube to give you some details about this new version.

Would you like to get certified?

If you are a FileMaker developer interested in taking the FileMaker Certification exam, we have a training course available to help you study and prepare for the test. The course covers all eight sections of the exam, discussed and weighted appropriately for their significance on the test.

The FileMaker Certification Preparation course is available for purchase as a stand-alone course or purchase the University Bundle to gain access to all Productive Computing University courses.

Interested in a sampler? Have a look at the FREE overview course which talks about why FileMaker certification is important, the benefits for developers, and how you should get started with your test preparation.

System Requirements


Windows® 8/10
macOS 10.14 - 10.15

Additional Information

All licenses purchased will be for the FileMaker 18 Platform.

With the Annual User purchase, your license includes: 
• FileMaker Server: host your custom apps on up to 3 servers.
• FileMaker Pro: create and access custom apps on Windows and Mac computers.
• FileMaker Go: access custom apps on iPad and iPhone devices.
• FileMaker WebDirect: access custom apps in a web browser.
• Data API: 2 GB outbound data transfer per user, per month — tracked annually.

Taxes may apply depending on your State. Pricing will be automatically adjusted to accommodate the tax and receipt will be provided.

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