FMburgh Survey Results for December 2021

Following the December meeting of FMburgh (the Pittsburgh FileMaker Developer Group) and the Claris Corner presentation, we asked the attendees which new features they liked the most. We also asked them which tasks take the most time and which New Year’s resolution they selected for themselves.

Q1) Which new feature(s) from the Claris Corner’s Data Collection App Demo are you most anxious to put to use? (Check all that apply)

33.3% – Data validation / checkout without lots of scripting
55.6% – Creating the app from a web browser
55.6% – Predefined fields for common data types
66.7% – Scalability for a large number of anonymous users
88.9% – Integrating the “new stuff’ with my existing FileMaker toolkit
100% – Responsive / reactive design

Q2) When building a Claris FileMaker solution, which task typically requires the most amount of time?

20.0% – Data Modeling
10.0% – Building Table / Fields / Relationships
50.0% – Designing Layouts
10.0% – Scripting Automated Tasks
0.00% – Setting Security
10.0% – Testing

Q3) With the new year quickly approaching, which of these common resolution(s) do you plan to make your own? (Check all that apply.)

0.00% – Fall in Love
10.0% – Quit Smoking
20.0% – Help Others Achieve Their Dreams
20.0% – Spend More Time with Family
40.0% – Get Organized
50.0% – Spend Less, Save More
50.0% – Stay Fit and Healthy
50.0% – Learn Something Exciting
60.0% – Enjoy Life to the Fullest
70.0% – Build More FileMaker Solutions
90.0% – Lose Weight


If you responded to the December 2021 survey, we thank you for your participation. And whether you did or not, we also thank you for checking out the results. To join in on the fun, click here to submit your answers for February’s survey.