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Copying and pasting a field adds a space to the copied text

Question asked by JaredSorge on Oct 10, 2013

Summary

Copying and pasting a field adds a space to the copied text

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

12 v4

Operating system version

10.8.5

Description of the issue

If I have a field "Table::field" and want to copy the field name only I double click it to highlight. When I paste that field name (often times after the :: in another table name) there is a space added in.

Steps to reproduce the problem

Open the calculation editor
Put a field reference in (i.e. SomeTable::field)
Double click on the field and copy
Paste onto AnotherTable::

Expected result

I should get AnotherTable::field

Actual result

I actually get AnotherTable:: field

Workaround

If I drag to select the field then this works normally.

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