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Web Clips on iOS not opening FileMaker Go Database under iOS 8

Question asked by databuzz on Sep 17, 2014
Latest reply on May 11, 2015 by Benjamin Fehr

Summary

Web Clips on iOS not opening FileMaker Go Database under iOS 8

Product

FileMaker Go

Version

13.0.5

Operating system version

iOS 8.0

Description of the issue

After upgrading to iOS 8.0 Web Clips created with the FMI App Maker no longer work. Tapping a Web Clip icon on the home screen that worked perfectly under iOS 7 now opens Safari and returns this error:

Cannot Run Script
Safari cannot run the script because JavaScript is not allowed to be used this way

(see enclosed screenshot)

Steps to reproduce the problem

Create a Web Clip with the FMI App Maker and load profile into iOS 8 device. Tap home screen icon.

Expected result

FileMaker Go database is opened (after Safari is launched and opens the fmp URL)

Actual result

FileMaker Go not opened. Safari returns error:

Cannot Run Script
Safari cannot run the script because JavaScript is not allowed to be used this way

Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

Cannot Run Script
Safari cannot run the script because JavaScript is not allowed to be used this way

Configuration information

iPhone 5S iOS 8.0

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Outcomes