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Script Workspace and Script Debugger go AWOL

Question asked by Vyke on May 14, 2015
Latest reply on Jun 30, 2015 by TSGal

Summary

Script Workspace and Script Debugger go AWOL

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

14 64 bit

Operating system version

Windows 7

Description of the issue

In a multi-monitor setup, opening script workspace or debugger in one window, closing and then moving FileMaker to a different window and then opening the script workspace or debugger again will not display the workspace or debugger even though the FileMaker menu shows it should be open. In the instance of debugger, scripts will be paused awaiting command from the debugger.

Steps to reproduce the problem

In a multi-monitor setup:

1) Open FileMaker Pro Advanced 64 bit
2) Open a solution with scripts
3) Open script debugger and/or Script Workspace
4) Close script debugger and/or Script Workspace
5) Move FileMaker Pro to different monitor
6) Reopen script debugger and/or Script Workspace

Expected result

Script debugger and/or script workspace should reopen where they were located previously.

Actual result

script debugger and script workspace cannot be found

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

none

Configuration information

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit SP 1
FileMaker pro adv 14 64 bit

Workaround

Right-clicking windows desktop, choose screen resolution, swap the appearance order of your windows, click apply.

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