Keep getting prompted for password to fmSparkUtil file

Support, Tips and Tricks for Proof Group's fmSpark "merge anything" utility for FileMaker Pro.
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Joined: Mon Jul 12, 2010 7:50 am
PostPosted: Mon Jul 12, 2010 8:25 am
When I open a solution that uses fmSpark on a desktop with FileMaker 10 or 11 the fmSparkUtil file opens and the Mail.it plug-in loads fine. When I log into a version of the solution that's being hosted by FileMaker Server I'm prompted to log in to the fmSparkUtil file. When I can't provide login credentials the plug-in fails to properly load.

Any ideas how to resolve this?

I confirmed that we purchased the Workgroup edition of fmSpark.

I changed the name of the fmSpark files with the FMPA developer tools, but since the file opens and the plug-in loads properly when the files are local I doubt this has anything to do with the failure.

As long as I'm posting, one other question I had was: are there any concerns about using the provided Mail.it v3 plugin with FileMaker 11?

Thanks for any help you can provide,

Mike
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PostPosted: Mon Jul 12, 2010 10:04 am
Hi Mike,

No worries about the plugin with FM11.

As for the Util file, that file is opened with an auto-enter password from the fmSpark file. The only reason it would ask you for a password is if the file is not set to be shared. Check that before you put the file on the server and you should be set.

John
John Sindelar
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PostPosted: Mon Jul 12, 2010 10:42 am
Thanks for the hint, John, that did the trick! The file was set to "No users" network access to the file.

Thanks, too, for the reassurance about FM 11.

Mike

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