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transitioning relational files from 11 to 12 has been a nightmare.

Question asked by ToddBrown on Apr 14, 2012
Latest reply on Apr 16, 2012 by TSGal

Summary

transitioning relational files from 11 to 12 has been a nightmare.

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

12

Operating system version

Windows 7 pro (64)

Description of the issue

Some relational files will not transition from 11 to 12. The message continues to be  "the file appears to be damaged" but the file can still be opened in 11 OK.

Steps to reproduce the problem

repeated attempts to recover the file and to convert it to 12

Expected result

"the file appears to be damaged"

Actual result

unsuccessful transition

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

"the file appears to be damaged"

Outcomes