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Expected end of line but found “"” Error when opening and closing an Untouched  Script

Question asked by Slinky66 on Sep 10, 2012

Summary

Expected end of line but found “"” Error when opening and closing an Untouched  Script

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

FileMaker Pro Advanced 11

Operating system version

Mac OS X Lion 10.7.4

Description of the issue

Whenever I open this one script either for editing or simply for viewing, and then click OK, I get the following error:

Expected end of line but found “"”

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This only happens on Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion).
It does not occur on Mac OS X 10.8 or Mac OS X 10.6
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Steps to reproduce the problem

Use a Mac running Mac OS X 10.7
Scripts -> Manage Scripts
Highlight script and click on the edit button
Double-click on a script step
Don't change anything, just click OK
FileMaker error dialog pops up

OR

Edit script and click OK


Expected end of line but found “"” Error is Displayed


The script runs fine in the application but I cannot edit the script or simply leave the script code alone and click OK

Expected result

The edit script dialog should save any changes and dismiss

Actual result

Get a FileMaker error message

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

Expected end of line but found “"”

Workaround

None

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Outcomes