October 2014

Send Twitter Searches to a Google Spreadsheet


IFTTT ( If This Then That ) added the ability to send Twitter searches to a Google Spreadsheet.

This will let you store tweets of things that interest you. I have one set up to store FileMaker Tweets.

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FileMaker Related Field Updater / Storing Unstored Fields


NOTE: We really like this method, but it won't work in FileMaker Go since it requires an Extension. If the ExecuteSQL function had INSERT, UPDATE, and DELETE or if we could run a script in the calculation engine, this would work.

For years, we’ve had problems with Filemaker unstored Fields. Don’t get me wrong, unstored fields are great for having related data available in related FileMaker tables. However, unstored fields don’t work so well for Finds, Sorts, or Relationships.

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