Chris Moyer

Cross Platform Font Issue in FileMaker 14 for Windows

Discussion created by Chris Moyer on Jan 5, 2016
Latest reply on Jun 7, 2017 by peteraddison

Still assessing this, but wanted to put this out there in case anyone else encountered it. We have a couple of clients with legacy databases that were converted up to FileMaker 14. One client is currently on 14v4. Another is on 14v2. The databases are hosted on Windows Servers and have Windows clients for the most part. A problem has started occurring when a Mac FileMaker user makes changes to the UI. The text of those changes becomes garbled when viewed on FileMaker on Windows. Note the top row of buttons in this screen shot:

Garbled Tabs.png

...and the tabs and buttons on this one, from a completely different client: