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Save as compacted does not remove deleted container data

Question asked by rwu2359 on Aug 7, 2012

Summary

Save as compacted does not remove deleted container data

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

12.02

Operating system version

Mac OS 10.7 and 10.8

Description of the issue

Jar files stored in a repeating container were deleted, then used file save as Compacted and the new file size is identical, save as clone deletes extra data

Steps to reproduce the problem

Save as Compacted

Expected result

Smaller file

Actual result

Same size file

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

none

Workaround

save as clone - -but that involves LOTS of work to reinstate graphics global containers and other  startup data

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