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Mail would not open Filemaker attachment file

Question asked by RobertOmalley on Feb 22, 2012
Latest reply on Mar 2, 2012 by user15307

Summary

Mail would not open Filemaker attachment file

Product

FileMaker Go

Version

Go iPad 1.2.4

Operating system version

iPad iOS 5.0.1

Description of the issue

Sending file from Filemaker 11 to iPad as an email attachment will not open without ".fp7" extension.  "Save a Copy - Create email with file as attachment" command does not automatically include extension.

Steps to reproduce the problem

Use command above without adding extension

Expected result

Mail will not open file

Actual result

Same

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

Mail cannot open this attachment.

Configuration information

None

Workaround

Add ".fp7" extension and files open without issue

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