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Merge Field not showing (but showing the attribute name)

Question asked by mercator on Nov 19, 2014
Latest reply on Nov 19, 2014 by mercator


Merge Field not showing (but showing the attribute name)



I am using FileMaker Pro 13 on Mac and have the following problem (also shows in Version 12 on the PC): I have a table X with an attribute called "name". After having most of my DB work completed, I need to place this attribute on a Layout and I cannot get it working (got it working in other DBs in the past). I have attached a  screenshots, showing the layout with the merge field "name". As you can see, it displays the placeholder <<name>> instead of the actual value of the attribute.

Tried to recover the DB and empty all the tables, re-entering the data. No change.

I'd appreciate really any help - am not keen on starting my DB over again.

Thanks a lot,