Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

FMP7ProtocolRegFix

This CF returns the text contents of the Windows registry file needed to re-associate the FMP7 protocol with the user's installed FileMaker Pro application. For instructions: http://www.drewsol.com/fmtips/fmtip_fmp7_registry_fix.php

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  Sample input:
FMP7ProtocolRegFix
  Sample output:
Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\FMP7]
@="URL:FMP7 Protocol"
"URL Protocol"=""

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\FMP7\shell\open\command]
@="C:\\Program Files\\FileMaker\\FileMaker Pro 9\\FileMaker Pro.exe %1"

  Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)

Occasionally, a FileMaker Pro user complains that the url shortcut to his/her database doesn't work.

This CF returns the text contents of the Windows registry file needed to re-associate the FMP7 protocol with the user's installed FileMaker Pro application.

For instructions: http://www.drewsol.com/fmtips/fmtip_fmp7_registry_fix.php

 

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