LiveCode for FM Guide Ben Lui

Turn on the Data API

Updated on

LCFM Native uses the Data API, therefore it needs to be turned on. You can use FM Server 17 or later.

Sign in to your FM Server console. For this lesson, I am using localhost, you can also use a remote server. The url to sign in through your browser for localhost is


Click on the Connectors tab (1), and then on FileMaker Data API (2)

Turn on the Data API.

Previous Article Setting up Localhost
Next Article Making Your Solution Sync Ready