Wondering if you should update your FileMaker? Always check back here for all the latest and greatest information and links!

When it comes to updates, we’ve noticed a few different… let’s say “personality types.”

  1. Has the need to update everything as soon as possible – Newer is obviously better!
  2. Never thinks they should update – always skeptical it’s going to “break” something or “change everything.”
  3. “Wait… I have to update something?”

No matter what kind of person you are, we will guide you so you can stay, well, updated.

Should I update?

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Filemaker version 17 is no longer supported: If you are still running Filemaker 17 on your computer or iOS device, you should be updated to Filemaker 19 immediately.

Current Version of FileMaker recommended: FileMaker 19.2 for Windows and FileMaker 19.3 for Macs (use links below)

FileMaker Major: FileMaker 19 has been released and tested by our team. Community Members can now update to FM19 as it is the recommended version, however, continuing to use FM18 is still currently supported. We will let you know and post several announcements if a major update is necessary. Please follow the below links to get the recommended FileMaker version installed on your device.

Step-by-step guide

Follow these steps in order:

1. Uninstall the current version of Filemaker

  • Windows: Control Panel > Uninstall Filemaker Pro
  • Mac: Applications folder > Drag Filemaker Folder to trash

2. Download the latest version of Filemaker using the following guides:

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Last modified: 2 Dec 2021

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