FileMaker 17, Meet Email Attachment Number 2

LuminFire
LuminFire
May 15, 2018 · 1 min read

FileMaker has long had the ability to send an email message with the Send Mail script step (via email client or SMTP). You could even send an attachment. But if you wanted to send multiple attachments, you’d have to either zip them up and send the zipped archive, or resort to another email method such as Mandrill, SparkPost, Mailgun, etc.

Now, finally, FileMaker can send multiple attachments natively. Here’s how it looks in the Send Mail script step:

FileMaker 17, Meet Email Attachment Number 2
FileMaker 17, Meet Email Attachment Number 2

As you can see, you can now specify multiple attachments, either with specific file paths or variables on each line, or compiled within a single variable (as shown above). If you have multiple lines, they will be displayed like this:

FileMaker 17, Meet Email Attachment Number 2 1
FileMaker 17, Meet Email Attachment Number 2 1

It all works as you might expect. Happy emailing!

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LuminFire

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LuminFire

We build brilliant custom tech solutions that make work more effective, productive, and profitable. Experts in FileMaker, WordPress, mobile, GIS, and Apple.

FileMaker

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We moved to @Claris (formerly FileMaker Inc., an Apple Subsidiary) — connect with us there! Our new blog is www.claris.com/blog

LuminFire

Written by

LuminFire

We build brilliant custom tech solutions that make work more effective, productive, and profitable. Experts in FileMaker, WordPress, mobile, GIS, and Apple.

FileMaker

FileMaker

We moved to @Claris (formerly FileMaker Inc., an Apple Subsidiary) — connect with us there! Our new blog is www.claris.com/blog

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