9 Replies Latest reply on May 31, 2012 11:33 AM by BeatriceBeaubien

    option + open to login with a different user ID

    PaulWebb

      FileMaker 12 Advanced

      Mac OS 10.7.4

       

      I created a simple file and in File>>File Options... When Opening this File I unchecked the "Log in using" option. I added a password to the Admin account and created a new user with data entry only privelage set. So far things work as expected. When opening the file I can login with either user account.

       

      Now if I change the "When opening this file option" checking the "Log in using:" and entering the admin credentials the file automatically opens using the admin account. Still looking good.

       

      But if I hold down the option key when opening the file it still opens directly using the admin ID and does not give me the option to login with a different set of credentials.

       

      Am I missing something? Shouldn't the option key give me the ability to login with any ID/pwd?

       

      EDIT: I know this is backwards by using Admin to automatically login versus a user but when I tried that I ended up locked out as the 'option' key did not work.