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Closing Hidden Files
FileMaker Pro will open files as hidden if needed by a relationship. Often, what happens is that you get tons of files open. When you choose the hidden files from the window menu so you can close them, they often open another related file. This can be very frustrating. One way to get around the issue is to know that you can close hidden files by choosing Close from the File menu. In other words, files don't have to be visible to be closed. Just choose Close from the File menu or type the keyboard equivalent. Files will be closed in descending order.



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David Knight started calling me JoMo years ago and it kinda stuck. It's evolved from JMO to the current Jaymo but you can call me anything as long as you are friendly. Other nicknames include Hoss, n2 and Wiz.



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DB Services FileMaker tips, techniques, and news from DB Services team of FileMaker Developers. Includes many sample files and YouTube videos.
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FileMaker Today The original FileMaker forum run by Ross MacLane.
PCI In this blog we will cover a wide range of business and technical topics centered around the FileMaker Pro community and for those businesses who use or could benefit by the use of FileMaker Pro and their environments.
SeedCode We wanted a place where we could talk about some of the new things we're working on, post screen shots and code, and get some feedback from customers who want to be part of the development process.
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Cirrus Logic A blog from Aaron Giard of Cirrus Logic. Aaron is a FileMaker certified developer with over 15 years of experience building data-driven applications and websites. Previously, he worked in the print industry for over 17 years as a graphic designer and prepress manager.
FileMaker Community A paid for forum but well worth the $99.00 a year. Very active!
Geist Interactive Todd Geist blogs about his incredible product line for FileMaker.