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VersionDistribution 37.50% 7.84% 1.96% 52.70%

FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced

What is FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced?  (from FileMaker)

FileMaker Pro 12 features new tools for developers, giving you even more power over variables and database design. Global and local script variables can be stored, eliminating the need to create unnecessary fields to store values. Scripts can now perform functions and return results to the calling script. This gives yo...  Read more


FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced is a software program developed by FileMaker. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named FileMaker Pro Advanced.exe. The setup package generally installs about 54 files and is usually about 647.29 KB (662,827 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 33% of users of FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.filemaker.com
Help link: www.filemaker.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\FileMaker\FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\FileMaker\FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced\Setup\Uninstall.exe {3A313BE4-0BAF-4008-B575-6F5B32EECA9E} "FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced"
Estimated size: 647.29 KB

Program filesFiles installed by FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced

Program executable:FileMaker Pro Advanced.exe
Name:FileMaker Pro Advanced
Path:C:\Program Files\FileMaker\FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced\FileMaker Pro Advanced.exe
Additional files:
  • FileMaker Pro Advanced.exe - FileMaker Pro Advanced
  • Setup.exe - FileMaker Pro
  • DBEngine.dll - FileMaker (FileMaker Database Engine Classes)
  • FMEngine.dll - FileMaker Engine Classes
  • FMOLE.dll - FileMaker Pro OLE Support
  • FMWrapper.dll - FileMaker FMWrapper Classes
  • MFCX.dll - FileMaker Pro MFCX Classes
  • NSViews.dll - FileMaker Pro NSViews Classes
  • OmniDynamic4.dll - OmniORB Dynamic Library
  • OmniORB4.dll - OmniORB Core Library
  • OmniThread.dll - OmniORB Thread Library
  • ProofReader.dll - FileMaker Pro ProofReader Classes
  • Support.dll - FileMaker Support Classes
  • XCore.dll - FileMaker Pro Core Classes
  • XDraw.dll - FileMaker Pro XDraw Classes
  • icucnv36.dll (by IBM and others) - International Components for Unicode 2008/02/01-14:18:22 (IBM ICU Common DLL)
  • icudt36.dll (by IBM and others) - ICU Data DLL
  • ToolkitPro1122vc90U.dll (by Codejock Software)
  • libsasl.dll (by Carnegie Mellon University) - Carnegie Mellon University SASL (CMU SASL API v2)
  • Xalan-C_1_11.dll (by Apache Software Foundation) - Xalan-C++ Version 1.11.0 (Dynamic Link Library for Xalan-C++ Version 1.11.0)
  • libeay32.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - The OpenSSL Toolkit (OpenSSL Shared Library)
  • openssl.dll (by The OpenSSL Project, http://www.openssl.org/) - OpenSSL Dynamic Link Library
  • ssleay32.dll
  • DL91ACE.dll (by Datalogics(tm)) - APDFL 9.1.0PlusP4d (Color Library for Adobe(r) PDF Library)
  • DL91AdobeXMP.dll (by Datalogics(tm)) - Adobe XMP Toolkit
  • DL91AGM.dll - Rasterization Library for Adobe(r) PDF Library
  • DL91ARE.dll - Adobe Raster Express Library for Adobe(tm) PDF Library
  • DL91AXE8SharedExpat.dll - AXE 8 Shared EXPAT (UTF-8 native)
  • DL91BIB.dll - Helper Library Interface for Adobe(r) PDF Library
  • DL91BIBUtils.dll
  • DL91CoolType.dll - Font Handling Component for Adobe(r) PDF Library.
  • DL91JP2KLib.dll - JPEG 2000 encoder/decoder for the Adobe(r) PDF Library
  • DL91PDFL.dll - Core Adobe(r) PDF Library
  • DL91PDFPort.dll - Adobe PDFPort Library
  • DL91pdfsettings.dll (by Adobe Systems) - Adobe PDFSettings (Adobe PDF Settings Manager)
  • libcurl.dll (by The cURL library, http://curl.haxx.se/) - The cURL library (libcurl Shared Library)
  • DLI_PDFL91.dll - APDFL 9.1 Plus (Datalogics Interface for the Adobe® PDF Library)
  • chartdir50.dll (by Advanced Software Engineering Limited) - ChartDirector (ChartDirector DLL)
  • http_fetcher.dll
  • libetpan.dll
  • SkiaDLL.dll
  • ViewSystem.dll
  • XalanMessages_1_11.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • FileMaker Pro Advanced.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{569799E9-B3A7-4308-99C2-064171A40F18}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • FileMaker Pro Advanced.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\FileMaker\FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced\FileMaker Pro Advanced.exe'.

How do I remove FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced?

You can uninstall FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove FileMaker Pro 12 Advanced.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win Vista (SP2) 2%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 61.61%
Windows 10 31.30%
Windows XP 4.89%
Windows Vista 2.20%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 22.55%
Windows 7 Home Premium 19.12%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.16%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.13%
Windows 8.1 5.64%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.90%

Distribution by countryGeography

32.59% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 32.59%
  Italy 9.60%
  France 7.37%
  Canada 6.70%
  Japan 5.80%
  Spain 4.69%
  Netherlands 3.79%
  Australia 3.35%
  Germany 3.13%
  Belgium 2.23%
  United Kingdom 2.01%
  Switzerland 1.79%
  Colombia 1.34%
  Mexico 1.34%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.23%
Dell 22.98%
Acer 16.60%
ASUS 10.64%
Lenovo 3.40%
Samsung 2.98%
Toshiba 2.13%
American Megatrends 1.28%
Intel 1.28%
Sony 1.28%
Alienware 0.85%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.76%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.76%
ASUS All Series 2.26%
HP Compaq 4000 Pro SFF PC 2.26%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.26%
Acer TravelMate 5760 1.50%


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