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Troi Dialog Plug-in 5.5.8

FileMaker Pro 10 through 13 compatible

Troi Dialog plug-in adds powerful dialog functions to FileMaker Pro.

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Big input dialog for FileMaker Pro 11
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FileMaker Pro 13 compatible

Troi Plug-ins for FileMaker Pro 12 new November 4th, 2014 Today we released Troi Dialog Plug-in 5.5.8, which further improves compatibility with FileMaker Pro 13. This version is also made compatible for OS X 10.10 Yosemite.

See also the FileMaker Pro 13 compatibility page with information regarding compatibility of all our plug-ins with FileMaker 13.

Troi Dialog Plug-in 5.5.8 runs natively with FileMaker Pro 13 and FileMaker Pro Advanced 13, but also with FileMaker Pro 10, 11 and FileMaker Pro 12. The Mac OS X version is a Universal plug-in which runs natively on PowerPC and Intel Macs.

"I will never understand why some professionals use FileMaker without TROI Dialog and TROI File!" Dr. Christopher Busch, team busch GmbH, Hamburg, Germany

New version 5.5.8

New! Troi Dialog Plug-in 5.5.8 is the new version of our flexible dialog showing plug-in. Version 5.5.8 is a maintenance release, which adds compatibility with FileMaker 13, Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite and Windows 8.1. It fixes some issues on Mac OS X and Windows and has several improved example files.

Troi Dialog version 5.5.x is compatible with FileMaker Pro 10 through 13. Universal plug-in But luckily for you the function calls stay completely the same, so you don't have to rewrite any scripts!
The 5.5 version added these other main features:

  • Support for PNG image format, including support for transparency in the custom icon. New! Now also bigger sized icons!
  • (Mac OS X) Implemented to Cocoa version of Progress dialog.
  • (Mac OS X) Implemented to Cocoa version of InputDialog dialog.

On the version history page you can find the complete list of changes of this and previous versions.

Download the 5.5.8 demo version here.

Upgrade information

Product updates for licenses bought on or after February 1st, 2008, are FREE: eligible users have been sent a new registration string. Upgrades from licenses bought before February 1st, 2008, are available from US$ 29 per user. Upgrade prices for other licenses can be found here.

Real dialogs that you completely control

This FileMaker Pro plug-in adds powerful dialog functions to FileMaker Pro:

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    show dialogs with variable text and up to 4 buttons
  • show temporary flash screens
  • show a progress bar for lengthy operations
  • show a list dialog
  • show a big input dialog
  • present images and movies fullscreen
  • get the current date and time, including the fractions of a second
  • let a user input text through a dialog with up to fifteen fields
  • choose these input fields to be any of the following: simple text, password field, popup list or check box
  • mix these input field types as you see fit
  • pre-enter text into all input fields
  • have the results of the dialog put into fields without parsing
  • position the dialog box anywhere on the screen
  • add a standard icon or your own icons, in standard size or extra large New!
  • add a custom icon from a PNG image, including transparency New!
  • set the text for the dialog title bar
  • and more...

"Buying the Developer's License for the Dialog plug-in was the best FMP-related investment I've ever made!" Kieren Richard MacMillan, head database developer of Kierencom, Toronto, Canada.

Give database users the precise feedback they need

You can use any calculation to specify the text and the labels of the dialogs. This enables you to give database users more detailed information, including text from fields.

Show image slideshows

Troi Dialog Plug-in can also present images and movies fullscreen. You can present an image from a container but also a list of files on disk. Present your own slideshow from within FileMaker Pro!

Try Troi Dialog Plug-in before you buy

These are just a few highlights of what the plug-in can do for you. More information can be found here. You are invited to test the plug-in before you pay: the plug-in demo you download is fully functional.

Troi Dialog Plug-in 5.5.8 works with FileMaker Pro 10, 11, 12 or 13. The plug-in also can be used with runtimes from FileMaker Pro Advanced 10, FileMaker Pro Advanced 11, 12 or FileMaker Pro Advanced 13.

The plug-in is available for Mac OS X and Windows. On Mac you'll need Mac OS X 10.6.8 or later. Windows requirements are Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7 or 8.x.

Troi Dialog Plug-in 5.5.8 costs US $59,-- per user.
Order it from our online shop today!


For more detailed price and for upgrade information see the download or the Dialog Plug-in Details Page.


Download Dialog Plug-in here

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