Andy Hibbs

Pasting in 'Hide Object When' in Inspector Truncates New Lines in Windows

Discussion created by Andy Hibbs on Aug 14, 2017
Latest reply on Aug 25, 2017 by TSGal

FileMaker Pro Advanced

Windows 10


If pasting something like:

Let (

     ~n = 1





directly into the Inspector 'Hide object when' without opening the calculation window it returns:

Let (


Any hard returns and subsequent entries are not retained.


The workaround is to always open the calculation window before pasting and do not paste directly into the Inspector if running FileMaker on Windows.


This does not appear to be a problem on the Mac version.