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FM11 certain key combinations in passwords do not work

Question asked by sq on Jul 2, 2010
Latest reply on Dec 28, 2011 by TSGal

Summary

FM11 certain key combinations in passwords do not work

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

FileMaker Pro & Adv 11.0v1, 11.0v2

Operating system version

Mac 10.5, Mac 10.6

Description of the issue

Starting with FM 11 certain key combinations to enter passwords do not work.

Steps to reproduce the problem

1. Open a db that contains a password with special characters.


2. type password - eg.  option-U control-U



3.  See that no character shows (unable to log into FM11)

Expected result

Should show one hidden password character

Actual result

No character entered into password field

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

n/a

Configuration information

Worked fine with all previous versions of FM.

Workaround

Not to use FM11

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