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FM11 applescript keystroke command broken

Question asked by sq on Jul 2, 2010
Latest reply on Oct 12, 2010 by RufusBiggs


FM11 applescript keystroke command broken


FileMaker Pro


FileMaker Pro & Adv 11.0v1, 11.0v2

Operating system version

Mac 10.5, Mac 10.6

Description of the issue

Starting with FM 11 the applescript command keystroke fails to work properly.

Steps to reproduce the problem

1.  Add a script to a db

2.  Add open url step

3.  Add a perform applescript step

4.  Add a set dbLogin to cell "Login"

 (additional steps req)
5.  Add a tell application "System Events"
delay myDelay
keystroke dbLogin
end tell
6. run

Expected result

Should type all text from Login field

Actual result

Missing characters from Login field

Configuration information

Worked fine with all previous versions of FM.


Not to use FM11