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FMP does not open remote FM database

Question asked by AineMartinkenaite on Aug 2, 2011
Latest reply on Aug 2, 2011 by philmodjunk

Summary

FMP does not open remote FM database

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

11.0 v3

Operating system version

Mac OS X 10.7

Description of the issue

Then trying to open the remote database (the host is other computer connected to the same network) a box with this text pop up:

"The maximum number of licensed users are currently using this copy of FileMaker Pro. Please refer to the License Key section of your software documentation for further instructions.

License Key conflict occurred with user “XXXX”.

All files will be closed and the application will quit."

Steps to reproduce the problem

file>open remote...> enter a link to the existing database on other computer in same network > enter

Expected result

open a database this is hosted by other computer. (the file is open on other computer and computer is online)

Actual result

box with text pop , file not opened

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

The maximum number of licensed users are currently using this copy of FileMaker Pro. Please refer to the License Key section of your software documentation for further instructions.

License Key conflict occurred with user “XXXX”.

All files will be closed and the application will quit.

Configuration information

file>sharing>filemaker network... > sharing enabled > user has full access to the file

Workaround

no

Outcomes