Strange behavior with global fields and single record

Discussion created by madmike6537 on Aug 19, 2014
Latest reply on Aug 19, 2014 by madmike6537

Wondering if anyone has come across this or if its just my strange file here..


I have a preferences table that has a single record. In it, I have a global field called version. I noticed that every time I exited the file, that field would become blank. I kept filling it in, and it would become blank again. I thought surely it must be a script running from a trigger but no, nothing was affecting this field.


So I decided to make it not global - what do you know, it works fine now.


Is there some reason a global field would become blank - possibly having something to do with the fact that I only have 1 record maybe?


Can anyone verify if this happens to them? Seems strange, but maybe its intended for a reason I am unaware of.