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Selected container field does not remain within a nested sliding panel when window is resized

Question asked by Jade on Feb 27, 2014
Latest reply on May 12, 2015 by TSGal

Summary

Selected container field does not remain within a nested sliding panel when window is resized

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

FMPA 13.0v1

Operating system version

OS X 10.9.2

Description of the issue

When a window is enlarged and then reduced to its original size using the window's + button, a selected container field  does not remain on its sliding panel under the following conditions:

• the container field is placed in an inner sliding panel that is anchored to the left, top, and right
• the inner sliding panel is placed inside a larger sliding panel that is anchored to the top, right, and bottom and located on the right side of the window
• the container field is selected
• the window size is reduced using the window's + button

Steps to reproduce the problem

Layout mode:
1 Add a sliding panel on the right side of the window anchored to the top, right, and bottom.
2 Add a sliding panel inside the first sliding panel anchored to the left, top, and right.
3 Add a container field inside the inner sliding panel.

Browse mode:
4 Add a new record and insert a picture in the container field.
5 Select the container field.
6 Enlarge the window so that the sliding panels move into the enlarged window area
7 Click the window's + button to reduce the window size

Expected result

The container field should remain within the inner sliding panel area

Actual result

The container floats off page and may or may not be visible

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

none

Workaround

click outside of the sliding panels and the container will reposition to its correct location.

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