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disable password protection

Question asked by RoyTyner on Feb 24, 2013
Latest reply on Feb 10, 2014 by jrbwax


disable password protection


FileMaker Pro



Operating system version

Mac 10.6.8

Description of the issue

Installed FMP 12 a few days ago.  Tried to open a file, and got hit with a password request.  I didn't even know I'd set a password.  I DO NOT want any of my files to be password protected.  How does a password get automatically set without any user input?  Please help-- I need access to my own files, and FM 12 is blocking even though I did not tell it to.  How do I completely and permanently disable this password nonsense?  I do not want any password protected documents anywhere for any reason or at any time.  I have tried to disable the password using Manage-»Security, but there is nowhere there to disable-- only edit.  I looked through all the options and settings associated with Manage-»Security, and it still demands a password.  How do I turn this off.  Not on a one-file-at-a-time basis, but globally and forever?