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Mouse Events do not fire in Java applet displayed by the webviewer

Question asked by val360_1 on Jul 1, 2009
Latest reply on Jul 21, 2009 by TSGal

Summary

Mouse Events do not fire in Java applet displayed by the webviewer

Description of the issue

FileMaker Product(s) involved:FileMaker Pro 9, FileMaker Pro 10Operating System(s) involved:Mac 10.5.7, problem began after Java for Mac OS X 10.5 Update .This does not happen on my Windows machinesDetailed description of the issue:Java Applet running in a webviewer does not receive any mouse events after it displays a modal dialog with a null parent.Exact steps to reproduce the issue:1. Create a database2. Add a webviewer to the laytout.3. Point webviewer http://demo.360works.com/AppletBug/JavaTesting.html4. Switch to browse mode5. Press one of the buttons on the applet that will create a dialog with a null parent, notice how mouse events are ignored by the applet after the modal dialog is dismissed.Expected Result:Expected result is for the applet to respond mouse event after modal dialogs with null parents.Actual Result:Mouse events are ignored, this behavior began after the Java for Mac OS X 10.5 UpdateExact text of any error message(s) that appeared:N/AAny additional configuration information/troubleshooting that is relevant to the issue:This problem only appears in the FileMaker webviewer it does not appear in browsers.Any workarounds that you have found:As a work around we are displaying and disposing a modal dialog with non-null parent immediately after the modal dialog with null parent is dismissed by the user.

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