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Editting Calculation Fields or Scripts

Question asked by tommykeith on Feb 13, 2015
Latest reply on Feb 16, 2015 by philmodjunk

Summary

Editting Calculation Fields or Scripts

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

13.0v5

Operating system version

Mac 10.10.2

Description of the issue

Using Command-v to replace a field name in a calculation or a script does not work.  Adds a space right after the :: and you have to manually remove the space.

Steps to reproduce the problem

Manage Database.  Double click on a calculation field.  Data in field is in the format of RWRP Admin::Inventory.  Double click on 'Inventory' to highlight the field.  Use command-v to replace inventory with another name.

Expected result

RWRP Admin::New field

Actual result

RWRP Admin:: Inventory

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

If you do not remove the space, Field not found when you exit calculation

Workaround

Manually remove the space after the ::

Outcomes