24U SimpleFile

Plugin Info:
Developer:24U Software
Current Version:2.0
Current Ver (Mac):
Current Ver (Win):
Features:File Manipulation
FileMaker Vers:8.5+
Platform:Win + Mac
Single License:$48
Dev License:$349
Last Updated:July 2012
FileMaker 8.5 Compatible FileMaker 9 Compatible FileMaker 10 Compatible FileMaker 11 Compatible 
Windows Compatible   OS X Compatible 
Version Changelog

This file management plug-in for FileMaker Pro allows you to create, delete, copy, move, rename, read and edit all your files and folders directly from your databases.


  • Creating files and folders
  • Deleting files and folders (including complete contents)
  • Copying files and folders (including complete contents)
  • Moving files and folders (including complete contents)
  • Renaming files and folders
  • Checking kind of items (file/folder/not found)
  • Checking size of files and folders (data fork/resource fork/file/folder)
  • Checking and setting creation and modification date & time
  • Checking and setting file/folder privileges
  • Choosing file, folder and new file name via system dialog
  • Reading folders (list of items)
  • Reading files (whole contents or part)
  • Writing files (whole, append, modify)
  • Support for full and relative paths (cross-platform)

A single license of the SimpleFile plugin costs $48 and also includes the legacy SimpleFile 0.1 which supports FileMaker 4-6 but doesn’t contain the full feature list of the FileMaker 7+ version.

24U SimpleFile Plugin

Cost:  Shareware       Features:  File Manipulation       Developers:  24U Software


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