1 Reply Latest reply on Aug 23, 2012 10:57 AM by disabled_ntaylor

    Text files created by FMPRO12 script are greyed out when importing to another FMPRO12 DB

    PaulNicolai

      Summary

      Text files created by FMPRO12 script are greyed out when importing to another FMPRO12 DB

      Product

      FileMaker Pro

      Version

      12.2

      Operating system version

      10.7.8

      Description of the issue

      A text file created by FileMaker Pro as a result of operating a script on a database is grayed out and not available for import into another FileMaker Pro database.

      Steps to reproduce the problem

      Run script creating a text file with the retrieved data; open another FileMaker Pro database; import text file

      Expected result

      Data is imported into second FileMaker Pro database

      Actual result

      File is grayed out and not available for importing

      Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

      None

      Workaround

      Add “.txt” to the file name.