Internet Networking Using FileMaker GO On The iPad         Back To Top

With FileMaker you can network locally using a common WiFi network, or log on to a server
connected to the internet. These instructions refer to logging on over the internet.

iPad networking is only available with CueChronicle v4 projects. 

Download the Free FileMaker GO 12 app on you iPad.

Befor attempting to log on, your host administrator should supply:

  • Host IP address 
  • The filename of the project (must be a v4 project).
  • The account name you should use to log on.
  • The password for the account.

Make sure your iPad is connected to the internet.
Open FileMaker GO 12 on your iPad

Tap the Add Host icon shown below.

                        

The "Add Host" dialog will open.
Enter the Host IP address and Host Name (optional).
Tap Save.

                         

The new host will be added to your Recents list box.

Tap the new Favorite you just created.

                          

The Select File dialog will open.
Tap the file your host supplied.

The Login Dialog will open.
Enter the account name and password your host supplied.
Tap GO.

The CueChronicle Project will open showing the Checklist layout.
This could take a few seconds depending on the speed of the server and size of the file.

As a convenience the file will be added to the Recents list box.
Tap it to log on to the file on other visits.

© Vincent Cirilli 2017