2 Replies Latest reply on Mar 22, 2011 2:27 AM by ThomasNL

    weird behavior opening an existing FM database

    ThomasNL

      Summary

      weird behavior opening an existing FM database

      Product

      FileMaker Pro

      Version

      adv. 11.0.3

      Operating system version

      MacOS 10.6.6

      Description of the issue

      On opening an existing DB by double clicking the file I get the message

      "FileMaker cannot open files with the structure FileMaker documents".

      And the db is not opened. When I open it from within FMpro adv. there is no problem.
      If FMpro is already open it works ok too.

      Steps to reproduce the problem

      see description

      Expected result

      file opening

      Actual result

      program starting, file not opened.

      Exact text of any error message(s) that appear

      "FileMaker cannot open files with the structure FileMaker documents"

      Configuration information

      Modelnaam:     iMac
        Modelaanduiding:     iMac11,3
        Processornaam:     Intel Core i3
        Processorsnelheid:     3,2 GHz
        Aantal processors:     1
        Totaal aantal cores:     2
        L2-cache (per core):     256 KB
        L3-cache:     4 MB
        Geheugen:     8 GB

      Workaround

      opening form within FMpro