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Trouble copying text from a file using Apple's text edit to a FileMaker Field

Question asked by LewisRobinson on May 31, 2013
Latest reply on May 31, 2013 by philmodjunk

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Trouble copying text from a file using Apple's text edit to a FileMaker Field

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     It might be the program I'm running to distribute the information to a bunch of new records (and it probably is).  When I I copy a file containing the information on 100 records (of 901 kiloBytes) into a FileMaker field the program stops at records 50 - 60 (never the same twice).  I copy a file containing 1000 records of 3.4 megaBytes  and the program stops at record 105, for a file of 500 records it stops after 200 or so cards.  

     Has anyone had a problem like this?  Is there another way to tranfer the contents of a file into Filemaker. 

     There are no global variables in any of my programs 

     A very similar program worked quite nicely with another set of 20000 records (which were smaller).  

      

      

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