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Can not save as PDF with FMP 13

Question asked by rwu2359 on Sep 8, 2014
Latest reply on Feb 10, 2015 by fabianf


Can not save as PDF with FMP 13


FileMaker Pro



Operating system version


Description of the issue

File is hosted on FMS12
When opened with FMP 12 the save record as PDF script step works as expected
When opened with FMP 13 there is an error message saying the file could not be written as the disk might be locked. This message CAN NOT BE OVERRIDDEN by turning set error capture ON

Steps to reproduce the problem

Save records as PDF - -either manually or scripted

Expected result

a saved named PDF file

Actual result

error message

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

'file' could not be created on this disk. Use a different name, make more room on the disk, unlock it or use a different disk

Configuration information

Is also repeatable on OSX 10.8 and 10.7 FMP 13 clients
ALL permissions are set correctly, fresh boot does not clear issue.