Administering clients > Disconnecting clients from FileMaker Server

Disconnecting clients from FileMaker Server

1. Click the Databases page.

2. For Clients, select one or more clients.

To select all clients, click the checkbox in the table heading.

3. Click Disconnect.

For Message, enter an optional message to send to clients.

For Delay Time, enter the number of minutes between when the notification is sent and when clients are disconnected.

Important  If you specify a delay time of 0, then clients are disconnected immediately and they may lose unsaved work.


If you disconnect a FileMaker script client, the script stops immediately.

Related topics 

Sending messages to FileMaker clients

Closing hosted files

Administering clients