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Open Remote DB w/ URL Protocol Broken?

Question asked by DLarsen on May 23, 2017
Latest reply on May 24, 2017 by DLarsen

Hi All,


FYI: This is a Windows only deployment, no Macs at all.


In versions past I used to create a desktop shortcut to open the hosted database. Example:




Here's a reference:


Opening shared databases remotely using a URL | FileMaker


This would open the database directly without going through the Launch Center. With FM version 16 the OS (Windows 10) doesn't recognize that as a good target.. It says the file cannot be found.


Does this method still work with version 16?