BruceHerbach

FileMaker Pro Advanced 16 - Button single script step - possible bug

Discussion created by BruceHerbach on Jul 7, 2017
Latest reply on Jul 20, 2017 by JEDtech

When adding a button or button bar to a layout selecting the option of single step,  typing cl to get a "close" option the type ahead usually comes up with Insert Calculated Result.

 

To demonstrate this in FileMaker Pro Advanced 16 on OS X 10.12.5 do the following:

 

In layout mode:

  • Add a new button
  • Under Action:  Select "Single Step"
  • type cl      The option that appears is "Insert Calculated Result"   

 

Backspacing and typing "cl" again provides the correct list of:

clear

close file

close popover

close window

    

Using the Windows version typing cl produces the correct list.

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