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PDFs Viewing In Filemaker 14 for Windows

Question asked by j.hall on May 14, 2015
Latest reply on May 19, 2015 by philmodjunk


PDFs Viewing In Filemaker 14 for Windows


FileMaker Pro



Operating system version

Windows 7 & Windows 8

Description of the issue

PDFs in Containers in Windows 7 and 8 are not viewable in the containers. They are downloaded and opened in Adobe Acrobat.

Steps to reproduce the problem

Try to view a PDF in a Container in Filemaker 14 for Windows, Seeing in Windows 7 and 8

Expected result

Should be able to view the PDFs in the Container like is possible with the Mac.

Actual result

Downloads the PDF and opens in Acrobat instead

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

Scripts will give error -1 if they have to do anything with the PDF in the fields

Configuration information

Have reinstalled Windows, Acrobat, Filemaker, Same result.


None so far.