6 Replies Latest reply on Apr 19, 2012 10:55 AM by TSGal

    Database conversion to fmp12 remove extention from external data source file name

    MaximePaquette

      Summary

      Database conversion to fmp12 remove extention from external data source file name

      Product

      FileMaker Pro

      Version

      12

      Operating system version

      Windows 7

      Description of the issue

      After converting a database from fp7 to fmp12, the file name in the external data source don't have their extention anymore.

      Steps to reproduce the problem

      Create a fp7 file, add an external data source, make sure there is an extention in the file name, like file:test.fp7.
      Convert de file to fmp12, now the data source file name don't have an extention anymore, like file:test.

      Expected result

      The external data source should not be changed.

      Actual result

      The external data source is changed.

      Workaround

      Rename the external data source name after the conversion to it's original name.

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