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Valid Criteria Error on Instant Web Publishing

Question asked by SFWidescreen on Mar 6, 2010
Latest reply on Mar 10, 2010 by SFWidescreen

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Valid Criteria Error on Instant Web Publishing

Description of the issue

FileMaker Product(s) involved:FileMaker Pro 9.0v3Operating System(s) involved:Mac 10.6.2Detailed description of the issue:I have published a database using instant web publishing.  When I perform a find using the web interface using checkboxes on some fields I get a dialog box that says "There are no valid criteria in this request. Type a valid request before clicking Perform Find."-If I perform the same find using the FileMaker interface, it returns records.-There are other fields in the same layout that are displayed as checkboxes but function properly.Exact steps to reproduce the issue:Open a web interface to the FM Database. Enter 'Find' mode by clicking the magnifying glassSelect a check box in the field you're searchingClick "Perform Find"Expected Result:A found set of recordsActual Result:On some fields there is an error message that the criteria is not valid. The same search through the FM interface returns records.Exact text of any error message(s) that appeared:There are no valid criteria in this request. Type a valid request before clicking Perform Find.Any additional configuration information/troubleshooting that is relevant to the issue:Changing the checkbox value list to a list from a field that works doesn't eliminate the error message.The field is text and indexed. (other indexed text fields do not generate the error).The error occurs in Firefox and Safari browsers.Any workarounds that you have found:If I perform the same find on the same field with the same criteria in the same layout with the field displayed as a text box rather than a checkbox, it returns records.  

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