Server admin messages to clients disappear after 30 seconds
FileMaker Product(s) involved:FileMaker Pro Advanced 8.5, FileMaker Server 10 Operating System(s) involved:Windows 2003Detailed description of the issue:The "Send Message" dialog window in the FileMaker Server Admin Console states that "Messages are displayed in a dialog that must be dismissed by the FileMaker Pro user." But what actually happens is that the message appears to the user in a dialog window stating "(this dialog will be dismissed in 30 seconds.)". Then the 30 counts down to 0, and the window disappears without any action from the user.Exact steps to reproduce the issue:1. Launch Filemaker Server Admin Console and set a database to status=normal for a client 2. Launch FileMaker Pro on client machine and open database from server3. From Filemaker Server Admin Console, send message to clientExpected Result:Message remains for client until manually dismissed.Actual Result:Message automatically disappears from client after 30 seconds.Exact text of any error message(s) that appeared:N/AAny additional configuration information/troubleshooting that is relevant to the issue:1. I am running worldcloud.com's java-based Filemaker Server Admin Console.Any workarounds that you have found:N/A
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This inconsistency in messaging has been sent to our Development and Software Quality Assurance (Testing) departments for review. At this time, you cannot extend a message dialog box past 30 seconds.