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Field flickering when enter on it

Question asked by Fred(CH) on Jun 26, 2018
Latest reply on Jul 5, 2018 by Fred(CH)

Product and version

FileMaker Pro (Advanced) 13 -> 17

OS and version

Both Mac and Windows


iMac, MacBookAir and MacBook Pro


When a script is paused, if an OnObjectExit script is installed on a field, moving to another field using the mouse make the target field flickering briefly.

It does not occur if no script is paused.

It does not occur using the keyboard (for instance tab) to browse.

How to replicate

  1. Open the sample file in attach
  2. Press the [Pause] button
  3. Go to the second field that have the "OnObjectEXIT Trigger" mention.
  4. With your mouse, click on the first field that have the "No Trigger" mention.
  5. Observe like the latter is flickering when you enter on it.

Repeat the steps 3 to 5  many time if necessary.


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