Using Tessera on a single device: Mac or PC
Download the Tessera bundle for Mac or PC. You don’t need a copy of FileMaker Pro 15, all required files are included in the bundle. (If you do have a copy of FileMaker Pro 15 download the Tessera FileMaker Pro file it’s all you need). Or purchase a copy of FileMaker Pro at any time and continue using the Tessera file included in the Mac or PC bundle.
Using Tessera on a single device: iPhone and iPad
Install a free copy of FileMaker Go onto your iPhone or iPad and then use this link to download the Tessera file directly onto your IOS device. Once downloaded choose to open the Tessera file with FileMaker Go. Alternatively download the Tessera file for IOS onto your Mac or PC and use iTunes to transfer the file to your iPad. (You’ll need a Tessera Pro license to use Tessera on your iPhone. Tessera for is iPhone primarily designed to be used when Tessera is being shared with FileMaker Pro which requires a Tessera Pro licence).
Moving Tessera between single devices
To move Tessera between Macs and PCs download the required version to the Mac or PC, transfer the Tessera file from the old machine, open the new version and choose to import the data from the old version.
Sharing Tessera with FileMaker Pro
Tessera was built using FileMaker Pro, a wholly owned subsidiary of Apple Inc. To use Tessera with a number of users simultaneously host Tessera from one location using FileMaker Pro and log onto Tessera as a guest from a Mac or a PC using a copy of FileMaker Pro. Users on iPhones and iPads can log onto Tessera using a free copy of FileMaker Go. Users can be on a local network or anywhere with internet access. When you have a large number of users and for more robust security features use FileMaker Pro Server. Alternatively consider FileMaker Cloud to have FileMaker host your copy of Tessera.