Troi Serial Plugin

Plugin Info:
Current Version:3.2
Current Ver (Mac):
Current Ver (Win):
FileMaker Vers:7+
Platform:Win + Mac
Dev License:$999
Last Updated:March 2012
FileMaker 7 Compatible FileMaker 8 Compatible FileMaker 8.5 Compatible FileMaker 9 Compatible FileMaker 10 Compatible FileMaker 11 Compatible 
Windows Compatible   OS X Compatible 
Version Changelog

Troi Serial Plug-in gives FileMaker Pro the ability to read from and write to the serial ports of the computer directly from within FileMaker Pro without the need of a separate application. And it works completely cross-platform!

The plug-in works with all types of serial ports including those added through an extension card of USB to Serial adaptor. Troi Serial plug-in runs on any machine that is able to run FileMaker Pro 7.0 or higher. You can also include the plug-in with runtimes made with FileMaker Pro Advanced.


  • FileMake native script triggering, to get incoming data into the database.
  • “Serial_Control” function to temporarily suspend the incoming data stream and resume it when you are interested in the data.
  • “Wait for Match” function to wait for a specific character string before triggering.
  • The possibility to open an unlimited number of serial ports and to trigger different scripts for different ports.
  • Support for high speed connections up to 230 Kbps.
  • Buffering of data up to 64k per port.
  • Clear example databases and a user manual to get started quickly.
Troi Serial Plugin

Cost:  Shareware       Features:  Hardware       Developers:  Troi


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