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Wrong Monitor/Position

Question asked by Markus Schneider on Nov 9, 2011
Latest reply on Jan 20, 2012 by Markus Schneider


Wrong Monitor/Position


FileMaker Pro



Operating system version

OSX 10.7.2

Description of the issue

2-Monitor setup, on 27" (iMac), a second monitor connected (17")

sometimes, not everytime, when opening a FileMaker file, it opens on the second monitor AND the title bar is placed outside the monitor (above the top)

Happens as well, when a FileMaker file comes from another computer (network, whatever)

Steps to reproduce the problem

two monitor setup, open a file

happened earlier as well (sent an issue report, AFIK confirmed) a but under lion, it happens more often

Expected result

file opens on the main monitor, on the position it was closed before - or, when not possible: The whole window is visible

Actual result

wrong monitor, outside. the top

Configuration information

see above, 27" iMac with a second 17" monitor connected to the standard monitor port


nope. Create an extra script that places the windows on 0,0