I recommend to move the entire post over to "Report a Product Issue". This is inconsistent.
Out of curiosity: Would a single-quote ' work?
Thank you for your post!
I attempted to reproduce your issue by following these steps:
1. Created Test.fmp12 (Layout is using the Default Enlightened Theme)
2. Created a Popover Button
3. Set Calculation for Title to "Popover \"Stuff\" Tab"
I found that the Layout Mode still shows the Dashes:
However, in Browse Mode it shows as expected:
This behavior seems to be consistent among other objects (such as a Tab Control Object):
I hope this helps and I am also going to move this thread from the FileMaker Community Feedback Space, which is specifically for input on the Community itself, to the Discussions Space where you should receive even more views and potentially more advice!
It did indeed help. I guess I should've gone on to scope it out in Browse mode instead of just assuming that the appearance it had in Layout mode was what the end user would see. Thanks, TSPigeon!
This is some sort of bug, that literal text and calculation are both allowed to input the box.
in layout mode, but
in browse mode.
Entering "real calculation" like "a" & ¶ & "b" show it as
in layout mode.
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Hi Richard, the calculated label shown as is or "Calculation" string in Layout mode. If you want to see actual output in Layout mode then select [Sample Data] item in [Show] under [View] menu.