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"Show" or "Hide" buttons or fields based on Get (RecordOpenState) not working properly

Question asked by lijnbach on Oct 19, 2014
Latest reply on Oct 22, 2014 by lijnbach

Summary

"Show" or "Hide" buttons or fields based on Get (RecordOpenState) not working properly

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

13.03v3

Operating system version

OSX 10.9.5

Description of the issue

Showing or hiding buttons or fields based on Get (RecordOpenState) not working properly.

Steps to reproduce the problem

Have a look at this discussion with PhilModJunk:

http://forums.filemaker.com/posts/f3ece48ccf

Have a look at the last reaction of PhilModJunk (last paragraph).

A testfile is included in my post

Expected result

Hide button when value Get (RecordOpenState) changes in 2 (Edit Mode)

Actual result

Not hiding (updating) the button, also not after refresh object.

Workaround

If is use a variable based on Get (RecordOpenState) to hide or show the button it works fine.

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