1 Reply Latest reply on Oct 25, 2011 11:33 AM by philmodjunk

    Import of dBase memo field drops every 48th character

    PatrickMcMonagle

      Summary

      Import of dBase memo field drops every 48th character

      Product

      FileMaker Pro

      Version

      11

      Operating system version

      Windows

      Description of the issue

      Import dBase IV .dbf (and .dbt) data into a Filemaker Text field.  Filemaker does not transfer characters from Memo fields; 48th, 96th. (etc? unknown)

      Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

      none

      Configuration information

      Windows Vista

      Workaround

      Export the text from dBase to a delimited file.  Import the delimited file.  Perfect results.