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Special characters followed by 30 empty characters

Question asked by WallaceChafe on May 14, 2015
Latest reply on May 19, 2015 by philmodjunk

Summary

Special characters followed by 30 empty characters

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

13

Operating system version

Windows 7

Description of the issue

When entering a special character into a text field (for example a vowel with an acute accent) the character appears correctly but is followed by 30 empty spaces.

Steps to reproduce the problem

Enter á into a text field.

Expected result

á

Actual result

á

Configuration information

Various keystrokes normally (in other programs) produce the correct results (without the added empty spaces), but not with FM.

Workaround

Custom menu with a list of accented vowels, but that is awkward to use.

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