Alternatively you can of course take an existing solution you want to distribute to other devices.
This part describes how to install your Filemaker database on multiple computers and share the data between them. First copy all the files to every device you want to synchronise. Then press the sync button you have created on your layout. You will see a prompt to enter your login credentials. Login with the same account on all devices to synchronise the data with eachother.
To install your files on a iOS device, follow the instructions from the FileMaker website
This error means that either:
If you simply want to test the synchronisation with a demo database, use the following files. For the demo files and the runtime you can use the username "" and the password "" if you do not want to create an account to test the sync. (all data for this demo are public!)
Tesing on one device: Follow the steps to test on one computer
Demo FileMaker Starter database (Contacts) configured with "Sync" Tool for FileMaker
Runtime version of the Contacts database with synchronisation set up.
Compatible with the following products:
FileMaker Pro 13, FileMaker Pro Advanced 13, FileMaker Server 13, FileMaker GO 13,
FileMaker Pro 14, FileMaker Pro Advanced 14, FileMaker Server 14, FileMaker GO 14,
FileMaker Pro 15, FileMaker Pro Advanced 15, FileMaker Server 15, FileMaker GO 15,
FileMaker Pro 16, FileMaker Pro Advanced 16, FileMaker Server 16, FileMaker GO 16,
FileMaker Pro 17, FileMaker Pro Advanced 17, FileMaker Server 17, FileMaker GO 17