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Sort not working correctly after find or show all

Question asked by sq on Jun 1, 2013
Latest reply on Dec 5, 2014 by MaartenLievens

Summary

Sort not working correctly after find or show all

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

12.04

Operating system version

10.8.2

Description of the issue

under Filemaker 11 when doing a Find or Show all the sort order stayed.
in Filemaker 12 Pro or Advanced, sort order is lost when doing a Find or Show All.

Steps to reproduce the problem

Sort records by a field.  the field should have records that if unsorted will clearly be out of order. then sort the field with "keep records in sorted order" checked.

then do a find or show all, records will be not stay sorted as expected.

Expected result

Records should stay sorted when doing a Find or Show All as it did in v11.

Actual result

Records will become unsorted even though sort shows the records should be sorted.

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

no message

Configuration information

10.8.2, 10.8.3 on older and newer macs.
Filemaker Pro and Filemaker Advanced.

Workaround

none

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