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Magnified display goes wrong during layout editing

Question asked by ShunjiNagaoka on Dec 10, 2011
Latest reply on Feb 16, 2012 by TSGal

Summary

Magnified display goes wrong during layout editing

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

11.0v4

Operating system version

Mac OSX ver.10.7.2

Description of the issue

When editing a large layout including over 50 fields with Japanese characters in 150% magnified display mode on iMac, the layout images is partly crashed when scrolled. This crashed display images sometimes recovered when re-scrolled. The problem frequently occurs only in 150% magnification of layout mode, never in brows mode nor preview mode and also never  in 100% nor 200%. It  is reproducible.

Steps to reproduce the problem

Prepare relatively large layout including over 40 fields including Japanese 14 point gothic characters, so that the layout area beyonds 2pages in A4 portrait space.
Turn to layout mode and magnify to 150 %, then scroll it  up and down.

Expected result

The display images may almost crashed to unreadable.
When re-scrolling display several times, it sometimes back to normal state.

Actual result

The result is completely reproducible in my iMac.

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

No error massage, just display image crashed! and sometimes recoverable.

Configuration information

My iMac has 2GB memory and operating on OSX ver10.7.2, Display mode is 1680x1050 full color. FMP Advance is running as conventional database server on local network by Web accesses.

Workaround

The problem frequently occurs only in 150% magnification of layout mode, never in brows mode nor preview mode and also never  in 100% nor 200%. It  is reproducible.

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