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Loss of Functionality for Custom Menus

Question asked by jerrysalem on Sep 6, 2012
Latest reply on May 10, 2017 by TSGal


Loss of Functionality for Custom Menus


FileMaker Pro



Operating system version

Windows and Mac

Description of the issue

The product no longer ships with a copy of the Default Menu set (ie Custom Menu Set 1).
There is longer copies of the default menus in the
You can not duplicate the Standard FileMaker Menu Set.

Steps to reproduce the problem

Create a new file in FM12, go to Manage Custom Menus.
One one Menu Set is created.
Switch to the Custom Menus tab, No Default menus are there.

Expected result

Open a new file in FM11.
Navigate to Manage Custom Menus.
See the Custom Menu Set 1 on the Custom Menu Sets tab.
Navigate to Custom Menus tab
See the default menus (File Copy, Edit Copy etc)

Configuration information

Obviously Advanced only


You must manually Create each menu by hand.  This is very tedious, and easy to forget a menu set (for example the Requests isn't visible in Layout mode, so if you just copy the menus as you see them you may forget it)