What is JQuery in FileMaker?

jQuery is a free JavaScript library that offers many functions for the graphical representation of objects in the web browser. jQuery is very widespread on today’s websites and, according to Wikipedia, is used on about three quarters of all websites.

jQuery can also be used in a FileMaker Web Viewer, for example to generate graphical diagrams or to implement dynamic navigation in FileMaker. During implementation, the jQuery library is usually stored in a text field and later integrated with a calculation into the HTML code to be displayed.

jQuery can also be used in a FileMaker database for other graphical applications such as displaying progress dialogs:

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Markus Schall
Development of FileMaker databases since 1994, modification and extension of FileMaker solutions, conversion of FileMaker databases from .fm, .fp3, .fp5 (FileMaker 2-6) or .fp7 (FileMaker 7-11) to .fmp12 (FileMaker 12-17), interfaces to third-party systems such as online shops, CMS or other databases. Development of individual FileMaker database systems based on the gFM business framework with personal advice from Oldenburg. Operator of the online specialist portal goFileMaker.de, developer of the CRM and merchandise management system gFM-Business. Member of FileMaker Business Alliance, FileMaker Developers Subscription and FMM Expert. Winner of an FMM Award 2011, awarded by the FileMaker Magazine.