New Android App Building Service

Get your FileMaker App on Android with our new App Building Service. I’m pleased to announce today a brand new option to get your FileMaker apps on Android quickly and without any hassle: The LCFM Android Build Service. Claris Official Partners The process of Android deployment of FileMaker apps using LCFM Native is becoming increasingly … Continued

Progress Update and Working with Claris

As we near the end of 2020 this seems like a great time to bring you an update on our progress. It’s been a thrilling year of intense activity. We’ve been working hard on adding features, testing, fixing bugs and improving performance in LCFM Native. There have literally been thousands of features, bug fixes and … Continued

New Release Adds Printing, Fast Compile and Native Fields

The latest iteration of LCFM Native is looking pretty slick. We’ve been loving testing with it, and we think you will too. This release brings you: Hugely faster compiling of your solutions into native apps. As a not insignificant bonus, this version of LCFM does not lock up your computer while it is extracting your … Continued

Seizing the Lockdown Opportunity

LCFM Native 1.5, Beta 7 shipped today. What do you do if you can’t leave the house? If you’re a software developer the answer is obvious – you write great software! That’s just what our team has been doing. From our spare rooms, home offices, living room sofas and back bedrooms, we’ve been working harder … Continued

LCFM Native 1.3 – Faster Android Graphics and 35 Improvements

Progress on LCFM Native continues rapidly. We’ve made some big steps forward in 1.3. The most notable is that we’ve greatly improved the graphic display performance of apps on all platforms, and most particularly on Android. Better Performance That means your apps now render and respond to user interaction faster. You’ll notice improvements on any … Continued

LCFM Native 1.2 Launched

LCFM Native 1.2 has arrived. It’s been 11 days since LCFM Native 1.1 but we’ve still managed pack a lot of improvements into this release. Notable improvements include the addition of the OnLayoutSizeChange trigger and adding support for find requests containing values for related fields.

LCFM Native 1.1 Ships

We’re delighted to bring you version 1.1 of the LCFM Native compiler today. We’ve packed a lot into a month! This release brings you a host of fixes, features and improvements making your compiler experience smoother and ensuring more apps will run better. Notable improvements include support for automatically rotating orientation on mobile, better support … Continued

LCFM Native 1.0 Launched

The wishes of thousands of FileMaker users have today come true. Your FileMaker solution can now be compiled for Android. Your solution will run as a true native app on Android, iOS and Mac platforms (Windows and Linux coming soon). It will call home to your FileMaker server, keeping your data in sync on whatever … Continued

Beta 4: FM 18 Compatibility, JSON, Popovers and more

We’re delighted to bring you LCFM Native Beta 4 today. This version is a huge step forward, doing away with the time consuming scrape step and adding a raft of big features like popover buttons, JSON functions and send mail. We’ve added compatibility for FileMaker 18 as well as FM17, and by using the new … Continued

Beta 3.3: Improvements to Android, iOS and Runtime deployment

Roll on number three! We’re pleased to announce that the third iteration of beta 3 is ready for testing. This is a busy update, 3.3 offers improvements to performance on mobile, enhancements to Android and iOS deployment, as well as improvements to the Runtime. New Features – Mobile Regarding performance, the responsiveness of scrolling on … Continued