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weird behavior opening an existing FM database

Question asked by ThomasNL on Mar 21, 2011
Latest reply on Mar 22, 2011 by 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

Outcomes