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Go To Field fails to trigger Pop-up field on Mac but does on Windows

Question asked by ralvy on Feb 26, 2012
Latest reply on Jun 3, 2015 by disabled_ntaylor

Summary

Go To Field fails to trigger Pop-up field on Mac but does on Windows

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

11.0v4

Operating system version

Lion

Description of the issue

When a button is set to go to a pop-up field, the pop-up field is not triggered when the button fires. In Windows 7, the pop-up field is triggered.

If you changed the pop-up field to a drop-down field, it is triggered on both platforms.

Steps to reproduce the problem

Create a pop-up field with a value list, and a button that is set to go the pop-up field when the button is fired.

Press the button.

Expected result

Pop-up field should trigger on both Lion and Windows 7.

Actual result

Pop-up field triggers only on Windows 7.

Workaround

Change the pop-up field to a drop-down field.

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