What port does FileMaker use?

What port does FileMaker use?

FileMaker Server requires that a port for web connections and a port for secure web connections is available on the web server. The default ports are port 80 and 443, though you may specify alternative ports during installation. These ports are used by FileMaker Server even if web publishing is disabled.

How do I connect to FileMaker server remotely?

Option 1: Native remote access via port 5003

  1. Purchase and install an SSL certificate on the FileMaker server. Open port 5003 on your firewall.
  2. Firewall Configuration.
  3. Configure DNS.
  4. Optional steps.

How do I publish FileMaker on my website?

To publish databases on the web: Open the database files in FileMaker Pro. Choose File menu > Sharing > Configure for FileMaker WebDirect to open the FileMaker WebDirect Settings dialog box. Select the filename to publish on the web from the list of open files.

What is Port in web server?

Web server ports are the logical endpoints of a network connection that is used to exchange information between a web server and a web client. These ports are assigned a unique number to identify them separately. Port 80 and 443 are the two standard ports used by web servers to communicate with the web clients.

How do I connect to FileMaker host?

Launch Center: Hosts tab Open the Launch Center. Choose the Hosts tab. Click the + button at bottom left. In the Add Favorite Host dialog, in Host’s Internet Address, enter the full hostname of the server, e.g. my-fmp-server.mit.edu.

Is FileMaker Pro web based?

To balance this trade-off, this article will introduce FileMaker Pro (FMP) as a Web-enabled database server. Besides FMP, other supporting software packages are introduced in order to provide a comprehensive database solution. FileMaker Pro is a consumer level database with built-in Web server capability.

How do I host a database in FileMaker Pro?

The steps below provide an overview of the process.

  1. Edit the accounts and privileges sets that clients will use for shared access.
  2. Upload the database files to FileMaker Server.
  3. Verify the status of your files on the Activity > Databases tab, and verify that the files are available to FileMaker clients.

Is socket and port the same?

Socket and Port are two terms used in computer networks. The difference between socket and port is that the socket is the interface of sending and receiving data on a specific port while the port is a numerical value assigned to a specific process or an application in the device.

Is port 8080 and 80 the same?

No Port 80 and Port 8080 are not the same. Ports are used to make connections unique and range from 0 to 65535 out of which upto 1024 are called well known ports which are reserved by convention to identify specific service types on a host. 80 is reserved for HTTP.

How do I upload a database to FileMaker Server?

Choose File menu > Sharing > Upload to FileMaker Server.

  1. For Hosts, choose the type of host you want displayed in the list.
  2. In the list, choose the host you want to upload files to.
  3. Enter your FileMaker Server Admin Console account information, then click Next.
  4. Select the files you want to upload.

How do I access FileMaker database?

Open your favorite web browser and enter the URL https://ccdb.cc.gatech.edu. If prompted, accept the security certificate and proceed by clicking Yes. For Account Name and Password, enter CoC account name (i.e. george) and your Windows password and click Login. Select the database you have access to.

What is the default port for FileMaker Server/Advanced?

Apache/IIS Web Server Default HTTP port used for access to Instant and Custom Web Publishing – can be changed by the user configuring their web server and will not affect functionality of FileMaker Server/Advanced other than the port that is needed to access web publishing. If SSL is used, then the default port is 443

How does FileMaker work with IIS?

Windows: The FileMaker Server installer runs the Microsoft Application Request Routing (ARR) installer (which enables the IIS web server, if it isn’t already enabled), creates its own website in IIS, and configures the website to use the ports specified for web connections.

How do I run FileMaker Server in an environment that uses a firewall?

When running FileMaker Server in an environment that uses a firewall, be sure to configure the firewall on each machine to allow FileMaker Server to communicate with administrators and clients.