Windows Server Ver? FIlemaker Server ver? Filemaker Client(s) ver(s)? Clients on same router or same network?
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hi windows server version is 2003 client and filemaker server version is fm 10 and we use it via filemaker pro 11
I have an FM 10 file hosted from FMS 10 that does the a similar thing. In our case, it's password protected, but with an account/password that exactly matches the main file. Accessing this file nevertheless pops up a log in dialog in most but not all cases. Never found a reason for it and suspect that there is some detail in the file not set right that can't be reset by recovering the file. Since the file is huge, complex and works without issue in every other regard, we keep lots of back ups and cross our fingers.
One thing you can double check is File Options on the file to make sure that it is correctly set to enter Admin and no password automatically.