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Merge Field repeats contents in Text Box

Question asked by mnmis on Jun 9, 2009
Latest reply on Jun 10, 2009 by mnmis


Merge Field repeats contents in Text Box

Description of the issue

I've been using FM 8 and I just downloaded 10 to see if this bug was fixed - it doesn't look like it. I have text inserted using checkboxes. If I even uncheck a box and recheck it, the text is often added to the text box twice. So, the only way I can fix this is to uncheck the box - which means that the page on which the checkbox appears is incorrect. Another issue is that the text w/merge fields are not WYSIWG - so the spacing is difficult to manage. I constantly find myself readjusting the layouts. Overall, I find the text functions in FM slow and clunky, at best, and the merge field functions, while brillliantly conceived, difficult to work with.