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Can't type to select item in pop-up menu

Question asked by JaredSorge on Nov 18, 2013
Latest reply on Apr 28, 2014 by philmodjunk

Summary

Can't type to select item in pop-up menu

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

12 v4

Operating system version

Windows 7

Description of the issue

When I have a popup menu on a layout that has a value list, users on Windows aren't able to click into the menu and type the first letter to go to that section of the list. I can't even scroll the menu.

Steps to reproduce the problem

• Create a value list
• Put a layout on the field that calls the list as a popup menu
• Click into the field
• Try to type one of the items in the list
• Try to scroll the list.

Expected result

You should be navigated in the list to the section you are typing. At the very least you should be able to scroll the list.

Actual result

Nothing

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

None.

Configuration information

This works on the Mac, but not on Windows.

Workaround

Get a Mac.

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