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Dashes - break asterisk * wildcard Finds

Question asked by joekewe@mail.com on Jun 30, 2014
Latest reply on Jul 2, 2014 by TSGal

Summary

Dashes - break asterisk * wildcard Finds

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

13.0v3

Operating system version

OS X 10.9.3

Description of the issue

Find * (asterisk - wildcard) does not work for dashes "-".  Asterisks should ignore/find ANY/ALL characters, numbers or punctuation.

Steps to reproduce the problem

Perform Find for 2*2 in a FileMaker text field & record containing 23-pp-24

Expected result

Record should be found

Actual result

It isn't.  Find 2*-*-24 will.  It does seem to find 2-12

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