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Opening New Window

Question asked by mfwills_1 on May 12, 2009
Latest reply on May 18, 2009 by TSGal


Opening New Window


[FMA 10.0v1 / OSX 10.4.11 PPC]


Ever since I first started using FileMaker Developer, then Advanced, I have successfully used the New Window script step in various situations.


Since moving to FMA 10, however, something does not work properly.


I typically specify the position and size to open in roughly the center of the screen, but windows routinely open at Top=0, Left=0. Sometimes, the window honors the height and width I specify; sometimes the height is as if I had specified 0, but as soon as I start to manually resize it, it jumps to the proper height. So far, for the sake of expediency, I have just added a Move/Resize Window step, which does work properly.


This behavior manifests in every solution in which I use New Window. If it's a bug in FMA10 or a quirk in OSX, I would expect someone to have noticed it before now. So, I am assuming it's something in my computer (which is scary, I'm just not accustomed to such an odd behavior from a Mac).


So, the question: has anyone else seen this?