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"auto-complete using existing values " option for fields is still not web compatible in Filemaker 12

Question asked by JamilKazoun on May 14, 2012
Latest reply on May 14, 2012 by TSGal

Summary

"auto-complete using existing values " option for fields is still not web compatible in Filemaker 12

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

12

Operating system version

Mac OS 10.6

Description of the issue

"auto-complete using existing values " option for fields is still not web compatible.  in Find mode.

Steps to reproduce the problem

create a field. select "auto-complete using existing values " option in layout mode. create a button to enter find mode. populate some records. click the button to enter find mode. as you start typing Filemaker will show you different matches as you type ahead. Now do instant publishing of this database, and try this autocomplete feature in find mode, it will not work. therefore, fields features are not web compatible. either make it so, or indicate so in your manual.

Expected result

to be web compatible

Actual result

not web compatible

Workaround

none

Outcomes