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FileMaker Server Command Line Notes

Common Commands

The CLI executable fmsadmin is located in the folder:

  • Windows: [drive]:\Program Files\FileMaker\FileMaker Server\Database Server\fmsadmin.exe
  • macOS: /Library/FileMaker Server/Database Server/bin/fmsadmin

cd c:\Program Files\FileMaker\FileMaker Server\Databas Server

Usage: fmsadmin [options] [COMMAND]

fmsadmin list files List all databases

fmsadmin close Close all databases

fmsadmin close MyDatabase Close one databases

fmsadmin stop server Stop database server

fmsadmin restart WPE Restart Web Publishing Engine

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