1 Reply Latest reply on Jan 20, 2011 1:41 PM by TSGal

    FMGo 1.1 iPad Crash on Preview PDF



      FMGo 1.1 iPad Crash on Preview PDF


      FileMaker Go



      Operating system version


      Description of the issue

      FMGo iPad crashes, sometimes, when viewing a PDF.

      Steps to reproduce the problem

      Set Variable [ $Path; Value:Get ( DocumentsPath ) & GetAsNumber(Get ( CurrentDate ) ) &"_Permit-" & PermitPlat::_snRecID# & ". pdf" ]

      Print Setup [ Orientation: Portrait; Paper size: 8.5" x 14" ] [ Restore; No dialog ]

      Go to Layout [ “Plat Print” ]

      Save Records as PDF [ File Name: “$Path”; Automatically open; Records being browsed ] [ Document - Compatibility: Acrobat 5 and later ] [ Pages - 1; Include: All pages ] [ Security - Printing: High Resolution; Editing: Any except extracting pages; Enable copying; Enable Screen Reader ] [ Initial View - Show: Pages Panel and Page; Page Layout: Single Page; Magnification: 100% ]

      Go to Layout [ “Plat” ]

      Expected result

      PDF opens in IOS preview

      Actual result

      FMGo crashes frequently.  PDF is created and can be viewed.

      Exact text of any error message(s) that appear



      open Go again and look at the PDF.
      A copy of the actual db has been sent to Dave Simmerly via TechTalk.

        • 1. Re: FMGo 1.1 iPad Crash on Preview PDF

          Stephen Wonfor:

          Thank you for your post, and I apologize for the late reply.

          This problem has already been logged with our Development and Software Quality Assurance (Testing) departments, and they are aware of the issue.  I have attached your post to the original case.  If there are any updates, I will let you know.

          FileMaker, Inc.