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FileMaker Pro 13 and FileMaker Pro 13 Advanced Comparison

Feature Description FileMaker Pro 13 FileMaker Pro 13 Advanced
Everything you need to manage and share your data
Get Started Quickly Use the Quick Start Screen, one of many Starter Solutions, or the Resource Centre to help you easily create databases in minutes, even if you’ve never used a database before.
Multi-Platform Use FileMaker Pro to create databases for iPad, iPhone, Windows, Mac and the web. The same solution can also be shared with team members across these platforms.
Easy Data Import Bring your existing data into FileMaker Pro, including .CSV, Tab, XML, ODBC and Microsoft Excel files.
Reporting Tools Create quick reports in a spreadsheet-like format or build custom reports with the Layout/Report Assistant. Even use FileMaker Charts to better visualise your data.
Data Sharing Share your database with up to five other FileMaker Pro users simultaneously through a network. Plus save your FileMaker data as a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet or Adobe® Acrobat PDF and email it in a couple of clicks.
Connect to External SQL Data Sources Create live, 2-way connections with data in Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle and MySQL.
Feature Description FileMaker Pro 13 FileMaker Pro 13 Advanced
These are the additional features that you get in FileMaker Pro 13 Advanced
Enable data encryption Set AES 256-bit encryption of your data so it's protected, no matter if it lives on FileMaker Pro, FileMaker Go or FileMaker Server. This also ensures that the security of your data is protected even if the file gets out of your control.  
Custom Menus Add, change, or delete menu items or entire menu sets with a new, streamlined interface. Specify certain custom menus to display when using an iOS device.  
Script Debugger Pinpoint problem areas in all scripts – including those attached to buttons and Custom Menus. Turn off Script Triggers when debugging to fine tune the troubleshooting process.  
Custom Functions Build your own functions and now copy, paste, or import them into any FileMaker file.  
Multiple Table Import Build or modify databases faster by importing multiple tables at once.  
Data Viewer Monitor fields, variables, and calculations while troubleshooting.  
Runtime Maker Create standalone runtime solutions that don’t require FileMaker Pro.  
Kiosk Maker Build applications where all menus are hidden.  
External Function Plug-in API Build more robust calculations and extend database capabilities.  
Database Design Report Run comprehensive reports on all elements of your database schema.  


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