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gManipulator Plug-in for FileMaker

Connect your FileMaker solution with Google and quickly exchange data between your FileMaker solution and Gmail, Google Contacts, Google Calendar, and Google Tasks.

gManipulator

Version 1.0.0.2

Platform
Windows | Mac

Pricing Options
Please select your desired license option:

Client side plug-in options

Purchase

Server-side plug-in option
Allows for an unlimited number of connections to an unlimited amount of Google accounts for a single organization.

Purchase

 

This cross-platform and server-side compatible plug-in connects your FileMaker solution with Google Services, including both personal Gmail and Google accounts and G Suite.

The gManipulator plug-in integrates your FileMaker solution with five Google APIs: Mail, Contacts, Calendar, Tasks, and Authorize and enables you to seamlessly exchange data between FileMaker and Google.

Key Features

Push and pull contacts, email, events and tasks between FileMaker and Google

Preview and send plain or rich text formatted emails

Manage multiple contact folders, groups and lists

Work with all types of mail folders - system, category and custom labels

Handle Email, Holiday, Contact and enterprise-level shared calendar types

Access your solution on any device with a cross-platform, server-side deployment

Download our Plug-in Demo

Try our fully functional demo file for up to 30 days. Please note the demo will expire 2 hours from opening your FileMaker application. To reset the demo, close and reopen your FileMaker application.

Need help getting started?

Visit our Help Center for a full list of FAQs and product documentation, submit a question on our PCI FM Forums page, or view videos on our YouTube channel

FileMaker to Google Integration Training Course

Learn how to integrate FileMaker and Google using the gManipulator plug-in with Productive Computing University’s new course Connect FileMaker to Google. With this course, you will learn how to install, configure, and develop robust solutions giving you the skills necessary to build a direct connection between FileMaker and Google - both personal accounts and G Suite.

System Requirements

Application:

Client-side plug-in: 
FileMaker Pro 16 - 17 (32-bit and 64-bit) 

Server-side plug-in: 
FileMaker Server 16 - 17

Windows Server 2012 and  2016

Google - personal Google, Gmail and/or G Suite account

Platform:

Windows® 7/8/10
Mac OS 10.12 - 10.14

The single user plug-in is verified compatible with FileMaker Pro 16 - 17 (32-bit and 64-bit), Windows® 7/8/10, Mac OS 10.12 - 10.14, and may work with earlier versions.
The server side plug-in is verified compatible with FileMaker Server 16 - 17.

 

 

Version History

  • Version: 1.0.0.2 | Release Date09/20/2018 | Platform: Win
    • Resolved an issue in the Mac version with proper use of a date-time value for certain fields
    • Resolved logic issue where using the GivenName and DisplayName fields for filtering would not filter properly
    • Resolved issue with the handling of date-time values in all Shortcut functions
    • Miscellaneous bug fixes
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  • Version: 1.0.0.2 | Release Date09/20/2018 | PlatformMac
    • This plug-in is verified compatible with Mac OS 10.12 - 10.14
    • Resolved an issue in the Mac version with proper use of a date-time value for certain fields
    • Resolved logic issue where using the GivenName and DisplayName fields for filtering would not filter properly
    • Resolved issue with the handling of date-time values in all Shortcut functions
    • Miscellaneous bug fixes
  • Version: 1.0.0.1 | Release Date07/12/2018 | PlatformWin and Mac
    •  Added new functions "PCGM_FilterByLastModified" and "PCGM_FilterByField" to allow filtering of records after navigating to or opening a folder and calling PCGM_GetFirstRecord. Please see the Developer's and Functions Guides for more information on how to use these new filter functions.
    • Added new field "LabelIDsToRemove" to the list of available Mail fields. This can be used to remove one or more labels from a Mail message, just as "LabelId" can be used to add one or more labels to a Mail message.
    • Resolved a logic issue in PCGM_CreateContact so that it will apply the additional contact info along with First Name and Last Name on Mac.
    • Resolved a logic issue in getting Mail "Body" and "HTMLBody" fields that was returning blank data.
    • Resolved an issue with PCGM_AddAttachment where passing a valid file path that does not contain "Volumes" as the root directory would fail to add the attachment.
    • Resolved an issue where calling the PCGM_Version script step and choosing the "Short" parameter would return the Long version description.
    • Updated Developer's Guide and Function's Guide
      Initial release
  • Version: 1.0.0.0 | Release Date06/28/2018 | PlatformWin and Mac
    • Initial release
    • gManipulator allows FileMaker to connect to various Google(r) services allowing for bidirectional data exchange, such as updating contact information, managing user tasks, sending email, and scheduling events
    • Compatible with personal Gmail or G Suite Google accounts
    • The gManipulator plug-in can function as a client-side plug-in or as a server-side plug-in with a client-side authentication component
    • This solution is confirmed compatible with FileMaker client 16-17 and FileMaker Server 16-17 and may work with earlier versions

Additional Information

Please Note:

This fully functional demo file is usable for 30 days. However, the demo will expire 2 hours from opening your FileMaker application. To reset please close and reopen your FileMaker application.

Licensing Details:

This is a SaaS (software as a service) product and requires an active subscription.  A credit card will be kept on file for automatic renewal. At the time of renewal, we will send you a receipt so that you know your card has been charged. The subscription is required for use of the product and to keep the registration code active.

The server-side plug-in comes with a free copy of the single user (client) plug-in to allow for development and authentication with Google.

Integration Details:

The plug-in bit version that you use depends upon your FileMaker Pro bit version. All applications need to be running in the same bit version. Note: 32-bit applications and 32-bit plug-ins will work on a 64-bit operating system.

Successful integration of FileMaker plug-ins requires the creation of integration scripts within your FileMaker solution. Intermediate to advanced experience with FileMaker Pro, especially in the areas of scripting and calculations, is necessary to integrate this plug-in.  After review of our overview videos, sample scripts and documentation you find you need assistance please contact us or fill out a Request For Quote.