Access is a Microsoft database, porting away from it may be a nightmare.
A set of 3 FMP related databases to catalogue your movie collection: 1) Movie Database, to catalogue the movies themselves, including DVD info, pictures,. Mac OS Classic/X 10.0/X 10.1/X 10. If you're looking for a native Mac application with a great user interface, then I recommend FileMaker Pro. It's also available in a Windows version. If you're a database pro and you understand SQL, then there are lots of options mentioned by othe.
First, tell us why you are wanting to move to a different database platform. (Need the end goal to figure out how to do it)
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What compliance standards do you have to adhere to? PCI, HIPAA, etc.
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I highly recommend posting your question on the SpiceWorks forums as this is something IT specialists know what to do and how to go about it. I am a member there and will offer any guidance as well. http://community.spiceworks.com/
Lastly, Apple owns FileMaker which is a Mac/PC-friendly database system. While waiting for the IT pros to assist with a plan, call the team at Filemaker and see what they can do for you. http://www.filemaker.com/
Jul 2, 2015 12:55 PM