12 Replies Latest reply on May 12, 2015 6:44 AM by TSGal

    FM13 GetThumbnail ( ) when container contains pdf results in "?"

    AlexReid

      Summary

      FM13 GetThumbnail ( ) when container contains pdf results in "?"

      Product

      FileMaker Pro

      Version

      13.0v1

      Operating system version

      OS X 10.9

      Description of the issue

      GetThumbnail ( ) function fails to work if the contents of the container is a PDF, fm12 works fine and creates it fine.
      FM13 sets the field as a question mark.

      Steps to reproduce the problem

      create a container field, add a pdf.
      create another container field.
      create a script which uses the GetThumbnail ( ) function to set the contents of the second container.

      Expected result

      a small jpg, gif or png of the pdf (page 1)

      Actual result

      "?"

      Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

      n/a

      Configuration information

      fm12 works, fm13 doesn't.

      Workaround

      use filemaker 12.

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