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drag drop pdf into interactive container setup as a button gives error.

Question asked by schamblee on Mar 17, 2013
Latest reply on Mar 20, 2013 by Fred(CH)

Summary

drag drop pdf into interactive container setup as a button gives error.

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

FileMaker Pro Advance 12.03

Operating system version

Windows 7

Description of the issue

Drag and drop a PDF file into a interactive container, with the container field setup as a button will give an error.  The translator for this file format could not be found or could not be initialized.

Steps to reproduce the problem

Create an interactive file and then setup as a button then drag and drop a pdf file into the container.

Expected result

The PDF to be insert without error message.

Actual result

Give error :
The translator for this file format could not be found or could not be initialized.

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

The translator for this file format could not be found or could not be initialized.

Workaround

Change button setup to do nothing. Remove as button.

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