AnsweredAssumed Answered

Value not selected when clicking into/tabbing to Left, Top, etc. in Position fields in Inspector

Question asked by MorganJones-OnePartHarmony on May 5, 2012
Latest reply on May 8, 2012 by TSGal

Summary

Value not selected when clicking into/tabbing to Left, Top, etc. in Position fields in Inspector

Product

FileMaker Pro

Version

12

Operating system version

Windows 7 / Mac OS X

Description of the issue

When clicking into one of the Positon fields (Left, Top, Right, etc.)  on the Position tab of the Inspector, or when tabbing from one of these fields to the next, the entire value should be selected to faciliate typing in a new value. (Entire value was selected in FM 10 and earlier, but was broken in the Windows version in FM 11, and now is broken on both platforms in FM 12.)

Steps to reproduce the problem

1. Navigate to any screen layout
2. Enter Layout mode
3. Open an Inspector and choose "Position" tab
4. Click on a field on the layout to select it
5. Click in the "Left" field in the Inspector

Expected result

All digitds in the numerical value in the "Left" field should be selected to faciliate typing a new value.

Actual result

Cursor is positioned ahead of all digits, and no part of the value is selected.

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

n/a

Configuration information

n/a

Workaround

Hit the delete key 3 or 4 times to delete nthe existing digits in the "Left" field and then begin typing in new value

Outcomes