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@ key not working in webviewer on Windows with German language keyboard layout

Question asked by intex on Mar 16, 2015
Latest reply on May 9, 2017 by TSGal

Summary

@ key not working in webviewer on Windows with German language keyboard layout

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

12 and 13

Operating system version

Windows 8.1

Description of the issue

you can´t get the @ key in a webviewer. Signing in for example in any online account is therefor impossible.

Tested with:

FileMaker 13 Advanced
FileMaker 12 Advanced
Windows 8.1
German language keyboard layout QWERTZ

Steps to reproduce the problem

try hitting @ with the German keyboard (key combination is AltGr+q)

Expected result

the @ sign

Actual result

nothing

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

none

Configuration information

see above

Workaround

hitting NumLock
and then pressing Alt 64 on the num-keypad

But only techies and nerds will know that

Outcomes