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Problem exporting pdf file to desktop from FileMaker 10 on Windows 8

Discussion created by intex on Jan 27, 2013
Latest reply on Jan 28, 2013 by intex

Hi at all,

 

we have a script setup that first gets the desktop path with "Get(Desktop Desktop)", then adds a file name and exports via "save as pdf".

 

This works without problems on Mac OS X with FM 11 and FM 12.

 

It works with FM 11 and FM 12 on Windows 7.

 

But with FM 10 and Windows 8 we get something like "couldn´t write because of no rights or wrong filename". Of course the user has full rights to write to his desktop. So what is going wrong here ? Do we have to create different file/path names on Windows 8 ?

 

Help would be appreciated.

 

Greets

 

 

Martin

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