*.epsf encapsulated postscript file cannot be inserted as an image any more

Question asked by disabled_mrw-old-account-do-not-use on May 14, 2012
Latest reply on May 16, 2012 by TSGal

Summary

*.epsf encapsulated postscript file cannot be inserted as an image any more

FileMaker Pro

12

Mac OS X 10.7.4

Description of the issue

In fm11 you could insert an eps file as an image into filemaker with extension .eps OR .epsf.
In fmp12 you cannot  insert an eps file with the extension *.epsf as an image.

Steps to reproduce the problem

create an eps file with name "image.eps"
right click > insert Picture... to put it into a container field in fmp12
rename the file "image.epsf"
right click > insert Picture... to put it into a container field in fmp12

Expected result

to insert & see both images

Actual result

with the *.epsf you get an error message and it is inserted as a file instead of an image.

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

This file type could not be displayed as a picture. It will be inserted and displayed as a file.