FileMaker Offers Free FileMaker-to-Keynote Tool
The company on Tuesday also announced the dates for its FileMaker Developer Conference 2003.FileMaker Inc., a subsidiary of Apple Computer Inc., is giving away a FileMaker-to-Keynote tool that lets users transform FileMaker Pro 6 database data into native presentations for Apples new Keynote presentation software. The tool uses the XML/XSLT support thats built into FileMaker Pro 6 to extract text, graphics and chart data from FileMaker Pro 6 databases. In addition to the tool, FileMaker has more than 20 XSLT stylesheets available for free download at its FileMaker XML Central site. The stylesheets, which include FileMaker Pro-to-Microsoft Excel and FileMaker Pro-to-iPod, translate XML so that FileMaker Pro can exchange data with other applications that support XML.
On Tuesday, the Santa Clara, Calif., company also announced it will hold its FileMaker Developer Conference 2003 at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, in Phoenix, Aug. 24-27.