7 Replies Latest reply on Feb 26, 2015 10:46 PM by Fred(CH)

    get(AccountName) returns the text that the user typed, rather than the account name

    Malcolm

      Summary

      get(AccountName) returns the text that the user typed, rather than the account name

      Product

      FileMaker Pro

      Version

      13

      Operating system version

      Mac os x 9.2

      Description of the issue

      The string returned by get(account name) is the string that the user entered, not the stored account name.

      Steps to reproduce the problem

      Set up a user with lower case name: alice.

      Create a calculation that relies on the account name:  Exact("alice"; get(accountName))

      log in by typing "Alice" into the user account name field.

      Expected result

      I expect that the Get(AccountName) returns the stored account name.

      Actual result

      Get(AccountName) returns the string that the user typed during login.

      Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

      None. However, a user who

      Workaround

      use tests which are not case sensitive