I have a little over 100 FileMaker script trigger questions in my FileMaker Quiz product. Today I was looking at a series of the true / false questions that had true as the answer and thought I’d do a quick post of them here. So here you go ...
If you have multiple FileMaker 10 layout objects selected, you can apply a single script trigger to all of them.
A layout object can have more than one script trigger attached to it.
A field with the OnObjectEnter script trigger can fire when new records are created.
A repeating field with the OnObjectEnter script trigger will fire when tabbing between each possible repetition.
Tabbing into a tab panel will fire an attached OnObjectEnter trigger.
Clicking the tab panel with a mouse will NOT fire an attached OnObjectEnter trigger.
The OnObjectEnter trigger assigned to a portal will fire whenever a different row in the portal becomes active.
OnObjectKeystroke actions are processed after the OS processes and the FileMaker processes.
The OnObjectExit script trigger does not care if a field is modified or not before firing.
A pop up menu can block other events from occurring such as scripts.
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