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Duplicate button created by Ctrl Drag cannot be ungrouped

Question asked by philmodjunk on Jul 31, 2013
Latest reply on Aug 2, 2013 by philmodjunk

Summary

Duplicate button created by Ctrl Drag cannot be ungrouped

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

12.04

Operating system version

Windows 7

Description of the issue

If you duplicate a button by ctrl dragging the original, the option to ungroup it (which removes the button settings by deleting the invisibile button object that is grouped with the visible object(s)), is greyed out and unavailable.

Steps to reproduce the problem

Enter layout mode.
Hold down the control key and drag a button to make a copy.
With the copied button selected, try to ungroup it.

Expected result

That you can remove the button settings by ungrouping the button.

Actual result

You cannot ungroup it.

Workaround

Duplicate the button by copy/pasting it.

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