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FMGo 1.1 iPad Crash on Preview PDF

Question asked by StephenWonfor_1 on Dec 9, 2010
Latest reply on Jan 20, 2011 by TSGal

Summary

FMGo 1.1 iPad Crash on Preview PDF

Product

FileMaker Go

Version

1.1.2

Operating system version

4.2.1

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

none

Workaround

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

Outcomes