This sample database can be used by FileMaker developers to help create a customized solution. It is provided free of charge.

Use Google’s charting to create a customized map of areas the world. Includes ISO country and state tables. Using the FileMaker web viewer you can build a URL that is sent to Google and returns a chart image.

Take a look at the example formula for the web viewer below and in the example file:

“http://chart.apis.google.com/chart?chs=” & CHARTS::Width & “x” & CHARTS::Height &
“&chtt=” & Substitute(CHARTS::Title; ” “; “+”) &  /* Title */
“&chts=000000,10” & /* Font color and style */
“&cht=t” &
“&chtm=” & CHARTS::ZoomArea_chtm &
“&chld=” & CHARTS::cCountryStateCodes_chld &
“&chd=t:” & CHARTS::cCountryStateValues_chd &
“&chco=” & CHARTS::ColorRange_chco

“http://chart.apis.google.com/chart?chs=” & CHARTS::Width & “x” & CHARTS::Height &”&chtt=” & Substitute(CHARTS::Title; ” “; “+”) &  /* Title */”&chts=000000,10″ & /* Font color and style */”&cht=t” & “&chtm=” & CHARTS::ZoomArea_chtm & “&chld=” & CHARTS::cCountryStateCodes_chld & “&chd=t:” & CHARTS::cCountryStateValues_chd &”&chco=” & CHARTS::ColorRange_chco

Download the fmMapCharter sample file here.

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