FileMaker Pro Timecode Plugin

The TCFXM Timecode Plug-In is a new plugin for FileMaker Pro. It provides Arithmetic and Conversion functions dealing with timing and length values in film and video postproduction to FileMaker Pro users.

Detailed information about the plugin's capabilities is here.

Its development was greatly inspired by Matthias Bürcher's TimeCode for Filemaker plugin.

This TCFXM Timecode Plug-In is a joint project by Richard J. Sanchez and Rainer Standke / XMiL Workflow Tools. To contact us regarding this project, please email us.

The plugin currently needs some beta-testing. If you are interested in giving it a test drive, and giving some feedback, please send us a mail. We'll be happy to send you a copy of the current version.

After beta-testing has concluded, the plugin will be made available for download on this site.

Technical Information

The plugin can be used with 32 and 64 bit versions of FileMaker Pro. So far, it has been tested with FileMaker versions 13 and 14 on Macs, and it is expected to also work in FileMaker 12. There is currently no Windows version.

Detailed information about how to use the plugin is on the Manual page.

The current version of the plugin is


After conclusion of beta-testing we plan to ask users for voluntary monetary donations to help defray some of the project's cost. However, the plugin will be downloadable for free.

Developer Help Wanted! The project has been developed on and for Mac, but still compatible with Windows. However, we are lacking the capabilty to compile and test it on and for Windows. If you can help out with that, please let us know.

If you would like to help further develop the plugin, feel free to get in touch.