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Multiple users on one computer

Question asked by mfero on May 1, 2009
Latest reply on Mar 22, 2010 by donk


Multiple users on one computer

Description of the issue

FileMaker Product(s) involvedFilemaker Pro v.10 / Filemaker Server v.10 Operating System(s) involvedMac OS X v.10.4.11   Detailed description of the issueFMPro v.10 produces blank messages instead of normal error dialogue boxes if two people are using the software on the same computer.   Exact steps to reproduce the issueFilemaker Pro is installed on a shard workstation.  User A logs in and launches FMPro to access a database hosted on the server.  User B uses fast user switching to login and also accesses the server.  User B performs a step which normally raises any type of error message (e.g. typing before selecting a field).  Expected ResultThe error dialogue (in this example) should contain the text "Before typing, press Tab or click in a field, or shoose the New Record menu command.)The selection button should contain the text "OK". Actual ResultThe error dialogue box contains no text.The selection button is blank.  Exact text of any error message(s) that appearedBLANK! Any additional configuration information/troubleshooting that is relevant to the issueThis does not happen if the users run FMPro v.8  Any workarounds that you have foundUse FMPro v.8Logout user A (if possible)Reboot the computer to force user A to logout.