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fmplugins appear as folders on (some) Yosemite installations

Question asked by disabled_mrw-old-account-do-not-use on Nov 19, 2014
Latest reply on Apr 30, 2015 by disabled_mrw-old-account-do-not-use

Summary

fmplugins appear as folders on (some) Yosemite installations

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

13.0v3

Operating system version

OSX 10.9.4

Description of the issue

fmplugins appear as folders on (some) Yosemite systems.

we have not been able to identify exactly which cause this problem.

Steps to reproduce the problem

On a Yosemite system:

1. Download or copy an fmplugin file to the problem system
2. Unpack the plugin if it is zipped // It appears as a folder :(

alternatively, on a working MAC OS ( 1. Create an FM DB with a container field
2. insert a fmplugin into the field // It appears as a mac plugin
3. transfer the fm db to the problem system
4. open the db and look at the field // It appears as a folder in the field

Expected result

we should see fm plugins

Actual result

we see folders

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

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Configuration information

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Workaround

none - please help! We can't install plugins properly on the system

fmplugins_-_Yosemite_-_folder.png

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