Appearance of scroll bars when opening popover

Discussion created by simonclement on Jun 1, 2016
Latest reply on Feb 20, 2017 by TSGal

FileMaker Pro Advanced

Mac OS 10.11.4

MacBook Pro


Erratic appearance of scroll bars on left and bottom borders of popover on opening. Possibly a product of the padding set on the popover and how close the contents are placed to the popover borders. Yet repetitively reopening a popover shows that this does not always occur. Being able to place objects flush to popover borders often important to reduce visual clutter. Scroll bars very rarely serve a purpose in popovers. The only time seems to be when content extends past the border of a popover which is of questionable usage. I would like the option to supress the appearance of scroll bars in popovers at all times.


How to replicate. Create a popover and place object close or flush with popover margin. Reopen popover several times.


Workaround: Use yet another button to open the popover using Go To Object.