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Schema changes in the graph are not updating on other computers.

Question asked by campsoftware on May 14, 2009
Latest reply on Jun 24, 2009 by TSGal

Summary

Schema changes in the graph are not updating on other computers.

Description of the issue

FileMaker Product(s) involved:FileMaker Pro Advanced 10 on Mac OS X 10.5.6FileMaker Server 10 on Windows Server 2003Detailed description of the issue: When 'dual developing' schema changes in the graph are not updating on other computers unless the databases is closed and reopened.Exact steps to reproduce the issue:- Running Windows Server 2003 with FileMaker Server 10 and two Mac's running 10.5.6 with FileMaker Advanced 10.- Both Macs are connected to the same database.- On Mac #1, go to Manage Database, add a table occurrence and a relationship. Commit the changes.- On Mac #2, go to Manage Database. The changes will not be shown on the graph.Here is a movie to demonstrate the problem.http://www.campsoftware.com/files/FileMakerSchemaChangeProblem.movExpected Result:The schema changes should be visible on other computers after the changes have been committed. Actual Result:The schema changes are not displayed, unless the database is closed and reopened. Exact text of any error message(s) that appeared:N/AAny additional configuration information/troubleshooting that is relevant to the issue:N/A Any workarounds that you have found:Only way to fix is to close and reopen the database. Quitting FileMaker is not necessary.

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