Unable to access on-board filemaker help file
I'm running filemaker pro 9 on my Mac (OSX 10.5.8) and have been struggling with it of late because of what may be 2 problems:
1) Although I changed no setting, a formerly secured database file now opens without any password protection. A second (unrelated) file that is also protected continues to require a password to open. This data needs to remain protected.
2) I can no longer access the filemaker help file. Reinstalling the software did not rectify the problem and all the knowledge base articles I have looked at (under 'file corruption') are about operating from a server. Mine are standalone files on a single computer.
-At around the time these problems began my computer froze twice, both while iTunes was playing (the music continued playing even though everything else froze)
-I typically use Filemaker pro 9, Microsoft office, Firefox and iCal simultaneously.
Any assistance is appreciated and thanks to those who have already taken a crack at this one.