Filemaker Go 16 unable to recognize reverse QR codes

Discussion created by ehaviland on Jan 12, 2018
Latest reply on Feb 2, 2018 by TSGal

Product and version (e.g. FileMaker Pro 14.0.3): Filemaker GO 16 and Filemaker Pro 16

OS and version: iOS 11.2.1 on iPad, Windows 10 on Filemaker Pro

Browser and version (for WebDirect only): N/A

Hardware: iPad mini

Description: Our product uses a reverse QR code - white grid on black. I am testing Filemaker Go 16 on an iPad mini and neither camera will recognize it (nor other reverse QR codes I tested). The native iOs camera app outside of Filemaker is able to read the code.

How to replicate: Attempt to scan any reverse QR code (white on black) and the camera never scans the QR code.

Workaround (if any): Buy an external QR code scanner?


reverse image qr code.jpg