2 Replies Latest reply on Jul 20, 2014 5:13 AM by seevogel

    calculation of tab controls not possible if name is already given

    seevogel

      Summary

      calculation of tab controls not possible if name is already given

      Product

      FileMaker Pro

      Version

      13.0v3

      Operating system version

      OS X 10.9

      Description of the issue

      If you have a tab control with some tabs with a given name,
      it is not possible to change a tab with a given name into a calculated name.

      Steps to reproduce the problem

      double-click on a tab-control in layout mode. - Editor window opens.
      Enter a calculation for a tab-control that has already a given name.
      close tab control editor window.

      open the editor window again:
      the calculation is gone and the previous name is back.

      Expected result

      the name of the tab-control should be calculated by now

      Actual result

      calculation is gone and name is coming back.

      Configuration information

      This did never word since the beginning of FMP 13.

      Workaround

      create a new tab control and enter the calculation.
      move the objects from the named tab to the new tab.
      delete old tab control.
      enter object name of old tab to new calculated tab.