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FileMaker window scrolls when selecting portal field in portal that is larger than the window itself

Question asked by robertnaud on May 16, 2013
Latest reply on Jan 14, 2015 by disabled_ntaylor

Summary

FileMaker window scrolls when selecting portal field in portal that is larger than the window itself

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

12.0v4

Operating system version

Mac OS X 10.6.8

Description of the issue

The FileMaker window unexpectedly scrolls when selecting a field in a portal if the field is located outside of the window width when the window is scrolled completely to the left

Steps to reproduce the problem

See the fmp12 file in the archive in this URL

https://www.dropbox.com/s/4cgaa35y5igpsly/ScrollBehaviour.zip

Scroll to the right and select a field that is on the right with your mouse.

The behaviour is also obvious when using shift+tab to navigate the fields in reverse tab order.

Expected result

In the same archive ( https://www.dropbox.com/s/4cgaa35y5igpsly/ScrollBehaviour.zip )

the behavior of the fp7 file is the one expected when reproducing the same steps

Actual result

The window scrolls by itself as you select a field going from column to column.

Workaround

None

Outcomes