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Free Claris FileMaker Alternatives

The best free alternative to Claris FileMaker is Airtable. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Claris FileMaker and loads of them is free so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free alternatives to Claris FileMaker are DBeaver, Symphytum, NocoDB and Odoo.

Claris FileMaker alternatives are mainly Database Managers but may also be Spreadsheet Apps or Personal Information Managers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Claris FileMaker.
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  1. Airtable is the easy but powerful organizational tool that works exactly the way you want. It's as fast and flexible as a spreadsheet, but offers a refreshingly clean, modern way to organize and collaborate on everything.

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    Most users think Airtable is a great alternative to Claris FileMaker.

    It lacks good form customization. Every form is just a straight vertical list of your fields.

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  2. DBeaver - Universal Database Manager and SQL Client. DBeaver is free and open source (GPL) universal database tool for developers and database administrators.

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    This is certainly a complex database tool, but not a simple alternative to Filemaker

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  3. Symphytum is a personal database software for everyone who desires to manage and organize data in an easy and intuitive way, without having to study complex database languages and software user interfaces.

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    Symphytum vs Claris FileMaker opinions
    Most users think Symphytum is a great alternative to Claris FileMaker.

    This app is straight forward and allows you to get a task done immediately. What it lacks in import export power this app makes up for in pure function.

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  4. NocoDB is a feature-rich, open source #NoCode platform that turns any database into a smart spreadsheet similar to Airtable.

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    Odoo

    • FreemiumOpen Source
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    Odoo (formerly OpenERP) is a suite of open-source business apps written in Python and distributed under the AGPL license, under the Open Core software business model. It is used by 2 million users worldwide to manage companies of all size.

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    Next generation of cloud CRM and 100% online database management

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    Memento

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    • Android
    • Java

    Memento is a personal database that allows you to store all personal data in one place.

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    Zoho Creator

    • FreemiumProprietary
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    Zoho Creator is a low-code application development platform that aims to empower users to build enterprise-class applications that runs on mobile, tablet, and web. Create custom forms, configure workflows, and build informative pages in-minutes.

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    Most users think Zoho Creator is a great alternative to Claris FileMaker.

    they target themselves as a FileMaker alternative and seem to have most of the features

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    Grist

    • FreemiumOpen Source
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    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    Combine the flexibility of a spreadsheet with the robustness of a database to organize your data, your way.

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    Kexi

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
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    Kexi is considered as a long awaited Open Source competitor for Microsoft Access, Filemaker and Oracle Forms.

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    Some users think Kexi is a great alternative to Claris FileMaker, some don't.
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    Obvibase

    • FreemiumProprietary
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    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    Obvibase is a distraction-free online database editor that you do not need to learn, but can just start using and benefiting from.

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