FileMaker Databases

Installing the FileMaker client

Users of non-managed computers are requested to download and install FileMaker15 from ides. Alternatively, you may use the software on our Windows Terminal Server winlogin.phys.ethz.ch.

Connecting to our FileMaker server

The name of our FileMaker server is fm.phys.ethz.ch. You may have to enter it manually when you first start your client software, to see the list of available databases.

NB: Even though the screenshots were taken on a Windows client, the same procedure also applies to Mac OS X.

Choose "Datei" -> "Remote öffnen..."

Choose "Host-Favoriten"

Press "Hinzufügen"

Fill in "fm.phys.ethz.ch" as hostname, press "Speichern" button

Choose your desired database from the from the list and press "Öffnen" button

Finished