All Products v18 - Fixed bugs

Reference Summary Fixed also with
ACI0095371 Closing 4D Server 64-bit with Applescript closes the server but triggers error "-128" 17.3 HF1
ACI0096405 Scrolling a subform stops when the mouse is above an enterable object. 17 R6
ACI0097574 Help tips for header and footer of a listbox are not saved with 4D 64-bit. 17.3 HF3
ACI0097614 4D Server does not hide the warning icon and the tip when we enter a valid license manually. 17.4
ACI0097822 Design menu is visible when opening a merged application that was built with 4D Volume Desktop 64-bit 17.3 HF3
ACI0098009 When resizing the column in listbox if"Display Footers" and "Column Auto-resizing" are checked in the property list ,the vertical scrollbar disappears . 17.3 HF1
ACI0098412 Columns settings are not reset when creating a new QR report: it keeps columns from the previous report. 17 R6 17.2 HF1
ACI0098479 A right click in a very small 4D Write Pro area may lead 4D to a crash. 17.3 HF1
ACI0098990 Styling forms (style=text-align)does not show on printed forms 17.3 HF1
ACI0099197 'On Activate' form event fails on sheet form window 17.3 HF1
ACI0099239 Linking array attribute in QUERY BY ATTRIBUTE does not work with Date and Boolean 17.3 HF1
ACI0099254 The command 'Locked' always returns True when moving from locked record to unlocked record using Next/Previous button. 17.3 HF2
ACI0099301 Long lines in MIME body is not correctly processed in body for mail mode ISO2022JP; the whole body is encoded as one long line, whereas each line should be self contained ISO-2022 in MIME.
ACI0099302 Mail: Transporter is not promoting to UTF-8 when mail mode ISO2022JP is passed, and non convertible character is included in the body
ACI0099304 Attachment file name is badly encoded when headerCharset is set to mail mode ISO2022JP
ACI0099462 4D Web Area with Embedded Web rendering engine does not work in some languages, like in Italian. 17.3 HF2
ACI0099512 HOME key no longer goes to beginning of line; instead, it goes to beginning of paragraph. Same kind of problem with END key. 17.3 HF1
ACI0099530 Error #314 has no description (raised when a Null collection is passed to 'For each')
ACI0099534 collection.sort() method doesn’t work well on Client/Server for attributes of type time when using transactions. 17 R5
ACI0099586 Unexpected behavior when selecting a row in a listbox with arrow keys after a query 17.3 HF1
ACI0099595 Cursor is not shown in last space of textbox if Wordwrap is ON 17.3 HF3
ACI0099609 Displaying a false value when passing a string containing an accented character 17 R6 17.3
ACI0099616 Cmd+L / Ctrl+L in a method does not open the Goto Line dialog anymore 17.3
ACI0099637 When you double click on the table (box) while the focus is not in a text box, Japanese input is somehow disabled in the opened inspector window. 16.6 17.2 HF1
ACI0099647 4D crash sometimes after several connections (application contains several menu) 17.3 HF1
ACI0099656 Page Up and Page Down does not Trigger 'On After Keystroke' for Single Lined Variable Form Objects 17.2 HF1
ACI0099666 Focus lost after using NEXT RECORD standard action if a form object exists on Page 0 17.3 HF1
ACI0099676 entitySelection.query() doesn't work well in C/S mode on 1->N relations when using collections 17 R5
ACI0099682 The 'Row height' array for a listbox could not be typed by the 'Generate Typing' option of the Compiler dialog; nothing appears in the method 'Compile_Arrays'. 17.2 HF1
ACI0099692 Incorrect conversion of Helps Tips in XLIFF form 17 R6
ACI0099704 [141921] Trying to debug a trigger does not work in client-server mode
ACI0099718 ORDA in client-server mode: if an entity's related attribute is changed and saved, the related attribute becomes undefined. entity.reload() will not refresh it. 17 R5
ACI0099719 if an entity is loaded, and the corresponding record is updated via the classic language, entity.reload() will not refresh the entity in client-server mode. 17 R5 17.3
ACI0099723 With the 4D Write Pro Toolbar widget, after entering some text the popup menu of fonts becomes blanck. 17 R6
ACI0099725 Using "Suppr" key of keyboard in the JSON property list editor cancels the current property edition. 17 R6
ACI0099730 Let a listbox using the option 'Column Auto-Resizing', and some locked columns. The resizing of the listbox or of some columns is erratic. 17.3 HF1
ACI0099736 entity.drop() method returns true in the status instead of false when the drop action with "dk force drop if stamp changed" fails because the referenced record doesn’t exist anymore. 17 R6 17.2 HF1
ACI0099738 entity.lock() errors are not trapped by 'ON ERR CALL' in Standalone mode, and the returned object in Client/Server mode doesn't contain all the error information. 17 R6 17.2 HF1
ACI0099739 No default HTML Template available as a destination for a Report in the Quick report editor. Windows system only, 64-it version only. 17.3 HF3
ACI0099740 entity.save() method with "dk auto merge" should not be successfully executed when at least one attribute is stored outside the record or outside the data file. In C/S mode the execution of the entity.save(dk auto merge) returns success = True 17 R6
ACI0099741 In C/S mode entity.save() is successfully executed in some situations when it should fail for example: when used with "dk auto merge" if their referenced record doesn't exist anymore or it was replaced by another record or if attempts to duplicate primary 17 R6
ACI0099742 In Client/Server mode, entitySelection.drop() doesn't return the number of locked entities that were not dropped. 17 R6 17.2 HF1
ACI0099744 With the 64-bit quick report editor, adjusting the column width changes the column formula to 'C1' 17.2 HF1
ACI0099746 4D Write Pro: When text is in 'Small Caps' mode, underlined Capital letters have their line drawn a little bit to low. 17.3 HF2
ACI0099758 In Client/Server mode, dataClass.query() with order by statement makes the query but doesn't always order the resulted entity selection. 17 R6
ACI0099773 Drag and Drop doesn't work after setting the text object property to Automatic Drag and Automatic drop, and unsetting 'Draggable' and 'Droppable' options. 17 R5 17 R6 16.6 17.2 HF1
ACI0099777 Engined Server built with the option "Use new architecture for application deployments" unchecked (in Settings dialog, "Compatibility :Deployment") neve remind the path of the last data file after startup. 17 R5 17 R6
ACI0099782 Quick report: Error 9850 is displayed when choosing a destination by contextual menu. 17.3 HF2
ACI0099783 If you change the page border for Quick Report (x64) and confirm it by clicking "OK", the values will be reseted to the original one. 17 R6
ACI0099784 Using Semaphore in many parallel processes can produce hanging system threads (wich can lead to a 4D Server crash). 17 R6 17.3
ACI0099789 Print landscape with GDI legacy setting in preview mode not possible 17.2 HF1
ACI0099791 4D Client Crashs on the deletion of the columns via the command LISTBOX DELETE COLUMN after duplicating them dynamically in a listbox (array in the source type) due to the Listbox property « lk auto row height » set to « lk yes ».
ACI0099794 Unexpected filenames inside 4D applications (like 4D Volume Desktop) contains "%" character in the name, which may disturb the use of installer software (like Wise). 17 R5 17 R6
ACI0099800 'MAIL Convert to MIME' crashes with a null JMAP message if the first parameter (Object for mail) is equal to Null. 17 R6
ACI0099803 When deleting a form page, if then the following page displayed has a listbox, a crash could appear. That problem appears since the v17 R5 (238362), only in beta session then. 17 R5 17 R6
ACI0099805 Dragging and dropping between 2 text area copy instead of moving. Only on Mac, only 4D 64-bit. 17.3 HF1
ACI0099812 4D Write Pro: after converting a 4D Write document into 4D Write pro, anchored images references are not displayed correctly: the image itself is displayed instead of the reference.
ACI0099817 'Current user' returns an empty string instead of the current user name when executed on 4D Server. 17 R5 17 R6
ACI0099825 In quoted printable mode, MAIL sends textBody with CR (not CRLF) line breaks
ACI0099839 4D Write Pro: Wrong value in footer (for instance, "page x of total page") after executing the 4D command "ST FREEZE EXPRESSIONS" 17 R6
ACI0099840 4D returns first entity instead of a error when there is no attribute in the dataClass when doing 'entitySelection.attribute'. 17 R6
ACI0099844 Using ORDA language (Object Relational Data Access) in a loop to access an entity through several levels of relations may lead to an unexpected error message. Client/Server mode only. 17 R5 17 R6
ACI0099862 After a conversion from a 4D Write document to 4D Write Pro, an unexpected 'gap' between the bottom of the body and the top of the footer area occurred. 17 R6 17.3 HF1
ACI0099867 OPEN SETTINGS WINDOW with User settings for data file selector crashes 4D Remote
ACI0099868 In SDI mode, Menus item with some styles applied appear always empty. 17 R6 17.3
ACI0099869 The 'WEB CLOSE SESSION' command no longer close the session designated by the session ID, and the database event 'On Web Close Process' is not triggered. 17 R5 17 R6
ACI0099874 Crash on closing a form with 'OBJECT DUPLICATE' applied on a variable using a placeholder. 17.3 HF1
ACI0099875 Execute the alert and move to the next line after highlighting the line in trace mode 17 R6 17.3 HF1
ACI0099876 Incorrect listbox column resize when double click between headers 17.3 HF1
ACI0099879 After executing the 4D command 'ALERT' with a very large text (for instance > 80.000 characters), 4D becomes no more responsive on Windows. on MacOS, the message is empty. 17 R6
ACI0099881 Error when creating a new database on a connected volume/mounted disk/network drive
ACI0099882 Printed result of labels is different between x32 and x64 versions
ACI0099884 Using an empty string as the first parameter of the command 'EXPORT DATA' doesn't open the "Save as" dialog to define the file name. Instead, it opens the "Export" dialog, wich it musn't do. 17.3 HF2
ACI0099889 Write Pro: The character attributes of the last empty line in a paragraph (such as font size, font color, and bold) do not change with the rest of the paragraph 17 R6 17.3
ACI0099890 When repeating in a loop the command ' VP Convert from 4D View'.each time, the memory used (Virtual and Ram) increase 17 R6
ACI0099891 When ORDA optimisation is activated, some Many-To-One relations don't load correctly the related entities. 17 R6
ACI0099893 When the style underlined is applied to an entire paragraph in a 4D Write Pro document, the same paragraph is not underlined when exported to HTML 17 R6
ACI0099894 4D View Pro - Impossible to enter the date "01.11.2019", problem related to time zone 17 R6
ACI0099895 Write Pro: converted documents show an unexpected horizontal line in the header (Mac Only) 17 R6
ACI0099897 Using XLIFF syntax such as :19000,1 does not display the XLIFF string anymore 17 R6
ACI0099899 Old label files (like those created from v15) not loaded with 64-bit version. 17.3 HF2 18.1
ACI0099906 Potential crash when external SQL requests are sent to 4D Server when the 4D SQL server (SQL engine) is already started but 4D Database engine ('DB4D') not yet completely started. 17 R6
ACI0099907 A potential crash could occur when using the 'Order by' SQL command especially when trying to retrieve the column from the index position rather than by name. 17 R6
ACI0099908 Alpha fields wrongly converted to Date ISO Format 17 R6 17.3 HF1
ACI0099911 A crash could occured when attempting to load a record that has been deleted with an SQL query. 17 R6
ACI0099912 The 4DClientEN.xlf and DataToolLogEN.xlf contain error "occured" typo
ACI0099917 Opening a system window (for instance: Create document("";"TXT") after opening a sheet window may lead 4D to freeze.
ACI0099924 4D or 4D Server doesn't test the presence of the 4D folder when needs to write in the temporary folder. 17 R6 17.3 HF2
ACI0099931 4D for iOS: pictures taken by a camera are received under a wrong rotation following the execution of an action with parameters. 17 R6
ACI0099932 'SET FILE TO PASTEBOARD' sets only the first of several paths passed. 17.3 HF2
ACI0099937 Using an entitySelection ('USE ENTITIY SELECTION'), then duplicate a record and safe it, will lead to a malefunction: the entitiySelection will change. The currently created Record is in the entitySelection instead of the one duplicated. 17.3 HF2
ACI0099938 Mail New attachment with PDF enclosure not shown on iPhone
ACI0099939 ORDA: Bad or incomplete requests between Client and Server when using ".next()" and ".previous()". 17 R6
ACI0099948 4D Write Pro creates an unexpected white-space in empty lines. This could damage soem line/paragraph format.
ACI0099957 Since v17 R5, 4D crashes when trying to get the debug log file path (thanks to 4D commands 'File' or 'Get 4D file') after deactivating ( with "SET DATABASE PARAMETER(Debug log recording;0)" ). 17 R6
ACI0099959 Arabic characters are not encoded correctly when importing Excel file (.xlsx) or CSV utf-8 from Import data from file
ACI0099961 [142474] Bug méthode objet de boution suppression
ACI0099962 An error pops up when running the command RELATE ONE SELECTION in Application process. 17.3 HF1
ACI0099966 Vertical alignment of item in a popup list is higher with v17 R6 on Mojave
ACI0099967 4D may freeze when coming back from sleep. 17 R6
ACI0099969 'SET PRINT OPTION' does not set file name in 64-bit mode when using "save as PDF" or "save as postscript". 17.3 HF2
ACI0099973 [142502] Server crashes when remote client inserts blob array into external datafile
ACI0099984 Write Pro conversion errors: vertical tabulator lines badly converted, framing lines between paragraphs are missing, distance to vertical lines isnot correct. 17.4
ACI0099986 4D for iOS: the dialog that opens a mobile project or creates a new one does not open from the toolbar or the menu. 4D might get stuck.
ACI0099988 SDI build App not executable once executed for a first time unless task is shutdown 17.3 HF1
ACI0099998 Error while exporting Write Pro area to DOCX using WP EXPORT DOCUMENT
ACI0100001 The conversion of documents from 4D View to 4D View Pro return wrong numeric format ("," is replaced by ".") 17 R6
ACI0100007 WP - The width of Anchored Images cannot be changed using the standard action image/width?value=" ([142339] Loss of image selection)
ACI0100012 The Standard Action "spell/suggestion?index=X" doesn't work through a contextual menu: no suggestion is proposed. No problem after using once from the 4D menu spellchecker.
ACI0100013 4D View Pro: a text in a cell defined to appear on several lines (multiline), after a conversion from 4D View to 4D View Pro, may appear on 1 line only; this happens if the wordwrap option is not set.
ACI0100016 Rendering issue on Mac OS at runtime of rectangle object in project mode vs binary mode after the call to OBJECT SET RGB COLORS
ACI0100017 Unable to connect to localhost web server when the machine is offline; error "listening ports already used" is returned. 17.3 HF2
ACI0100021 'Drop position' does not return -1 if an item is dropped in the empty area of a listbox. 17.3 HF2
ACI0100026 View Pro, The formula bar is not updated automatically after inserting a value in a cell
ACI0100027 Since v17 R5, it is unexpectedly possible to attempt to rename a database method thanks to a contextual menu in the Explorer; this leads to a crash. 17 R6
ACI0100028 'Delete Column' in design mode of a listbox deletes the wrong column (the column to its left) when accessing the form through 'Search in Design'. 17.3 HF2
ACI0100032 4D doesn't close when you click on the close button in the top right corner in application mode. 17.3 HF3
ACI0100033 The request optimisation mechanism with ORDA, in C/S to display the entity selection in a listbox was not always activated correctly, depending when the query was performed. This could generate a slowdown issue to display the entity selection. 17 R6
ACI0100043 After the conversion from a 4D view file, the cells that contain time in the 4D view Pro file are not displayed 17 R6
ACI0100049 The undo Ctrl+z (cmd+z) doesn't work in a 4D View Pro area.
ACI0100054 Label Editor: unexpected error messages when open a .4lbp that contains a rectangle with rounded corners. 17.3 HF2
ACI0100057 Wildcard "@" not respected when using ORDA query with IN operator. 17.3 HF2
ACI0100073 Quick Report: unexpected runtime error message when clicking "preview" if XPS is not installed. 17.4
ACI0100076 Calling "SOAP Request" command from a component method always returns False. 17.3 HF2
ACI0100093 The property "Coordinates & Sizing/Row Height" is missing for a listbox with data source "current selection" or "named selection" in project mode vs binary mode
ACI0100094 [Write Pro] - when we do a copy/paste into the first cell of a table, the text is pasted outside of the table
ACI0100101 'USE ENTITY SELECTION' does not return the correct record in selection, in Client/Server mode, if the entity has been added with the method '$selection.add'. 17.3 HF2
ACI0100106 Impossible to go from Compiled mode to Interpreted mode; some menus are missing.
ACI0100107 If a 4D View document is damaged (you may not be aware as it seems to work correctly), while converting to 4D View Pro, 4D may freeze/crash.
ACI0100111 Transported mails via the SMTP transporter are not quoted correctly at the beginning of the line.
ACI0100118 Disconnected client may stay connected indefinitely as a ghost user when "Encrypt Client-Server Communications" is enabled. 17.3 HF2
ACI0100120 On macOS : Comment using /* */ converted back to // comment after closing method using converted database from earlier version of 4D and leaving the compatibility option 'Save methods as Unicode' off.
ACI0100126 Unable to remove a variable name assignment to an object like a button, in Project mode only
ACI0100128 Write Pro - WP New crashes when converting a 4D Write to a 4D Write Pro via blob (on Mac Only)
ACI0100131 Rectangle object borders are badly drawn at runtime, in project mode only
ACI0100132 Cannot delete the "Line Color" (stroke) attribute from the property list for rectangle, oval and line objects in project database
ACI0100134 matrix object lines color not correctly rendered (rendered black instead of grey) when converted to project mode
ACI0100135 Bad display of a picture variable in project mode at runtime because of an internal automatic resize that was applied
ACI0100137 Inserting a Full Stop in new style comment block prompts object path
ACI0100140 button icon drawn outside its rectangle at runtime in project mode only
ACI0100141 The encoding of '?' in subject with the constant 'mail mode UTF8' is incorrect
ACI0100142 When you group a set of objects containing a line object, this object is not drawn as belonging to the group in project mode only
ACI0100144 The error #20, "4D View Document is corrupted" may pop up after trying to convert a 4D View Document to 4D View Pro.
ACI0100149 When you use Spooler document name option to set file name, 'PRINT SETTINGS' command does not use the correct name; macOs only, 64-bit only. 17.3 HF3
ACI0100152 'HIDE TOOL BAR' triggers "On application foreground move" if called while in background. 17.3 HF2
ACI0100154 Checkboxes in platform=print are badly designed; the vector image is crooked
ACI0100156 4D Crash while executing a 'VP EXPORT DOCUMENT' command before the view pro is loaded
ACI0100159 Opened secured (TLS) sessions are not killed on 4D Server after quitting the 4D application that opened these secured sessions
ACI0100160 4D Write Pro: The command ST FREEZE EXPRESSIONS will put a space (“ “) into a 4D Write pro document if the expression returns an empty string (“”).
ACI0100163 In "On REST Authentication" database method the 4th parameter $4 returns on Mac platform the IP address prefixed by ::ffff:
ACI0100166 When a session is opened using the "Open datastore" command, the "Get process activity" command doesn't return in the "hostType" session attribute one of the two values "windows" or "mac" but "browser"
ACI0100167 In method editor, Search for command calls ("Search references ..." in contextual menu) returns all textual references including comments, instead of only lines uncommented with the command.
ACI0100172 Launching 4D Server as a service with a remote datafile (".4DD") doesn't work: the base can't be opened. It's fixed now but you need to configure the service with the same user that mount the network drive (if not, 4D Server can't find the network path). 17.3 HF3
ACI0100178 Importing some CSV files generates an unexpected error 215. 17.3 HF3
ACI0100179 Spaces in 4D Write Pro will not be displayed if “invisible characters” are shown
ACI0100180 SSL Read failed when exiting a method that has used SMTP New Transporter
ACI0100181 Crash of 4D Server when executing a formula that refers to itself; this is not allowed, so, from now on, the fix is to return a network error ("Attempt to read beyond end of stream").
ACI0100187 form size based on grouped object, is wrong after conversion in project mode
ACI0100195 In some cases, 4D server unexpectedly quits when opening another data file using the "OPEN DATA FILE" command
ACI0100199 Standalone application doesn't start in MSC-Mode (Alt-key down on startup) 17.3 HF3
ACI0100200 Help tip content not displayed in project mode only: tip name displayed instead of tip content
ACI0100206 The font size is not respected after the conversion from 4D view to 4D View Pro
ACI0100209 After the conversion from 4D View to 4D View Pro, the color of cells with value equal to zero is changed from white to blue.
ACI0100214 Cannot use 4D Server program menus on Mac OS Catalina 10.15. The menus are enabled only if you set 4D Server to background and then foreground. 18 R2
ACI0100217 After the conversion from 4D View to 4D View Pro, the sum of time should have the format "[h]:mm" to maintain the same behavior
ACI0100218 ORDA: a crash could occured on index object field when using 'in' operator. 17.3 HF3
ACI0100219 'SET CURRENT PRINTER' initialises print parameters unexpectedly. 17.3 HF3
ACI0100224 4D Database Settings, 'Memory' part, has a button "Apply" missing when unchecking "Calculation of adaptive cache"; starting from v17R5
ACI0100227 Query on index object field with ORDA, 'in' operator and '@', with new record in transaction mode, doesn't work correctly: the result is incorrect. 17.3 HF3
ACI0100229 Write Pro - In Windows ONLY - Text with \n is badly drawn when both ST insert Expression and WP SET TEXT are used both
ACI0100231 4D for iOS: Unexpected error displayed (#-10716) when opening the action section in the mobile project.
ACI0100238 Comment blocks ("/*" and "*/") generate a line offset in the debugger. So the cursor is at the wrong place in the TRACE window.
ACI0100248 4D View Pro area hangs when cancel on export
ACI0100250 4D View document with an alignment in the whole column and another in a specific cell of this column is not converted correctly to 4D View Pro
ACI0100253 4D for iOS: a crash may occur when clicking on the listbox of actions and dragging an action up or down (to change the order of actions).
ACI0100277 The text can't be displayed when it contains the "<" followed by ">" character, with the 'SVG_New_textArea' and 'SVG_SET_TEXTAREA_TEXT' commands.
ACI0100278 Drag & drop a line from a listbox into a button reset the 'GET PASTEBOARD DATA TYPE' parameters when the command is called a second time from the 'On drop' event.
ACI0100279 When editing a button title or a checkbox text, the edit zone is drawn centered and upper
ACI0100286 After the conversion from 4D View to 4D View Pro, the font defined before may be unexpectedly changed.
ACI0100291 Table form names not prefixed with table name, in Window menu and Window form title, in design mode, in project mode only
ACI0100292 Properties names not shown in form property list for SPANISH and PORTUGUESE localization.
ACI0100294 On Windows, The checkbox “Print To File” stays on when done printing
ACI0100297 bodyStructure.type='multipart/related' is ignored in MAIL object; 'multipart/mixed' is always used
ACI0100300 4D crash using the command "EXPORT DIF" in project mode
ACI0100322 The file "lastDataPath.xml" is not created if the tag <hardlink> in the buildApp.4DSettings is filled. 18 R2
ACI0100331 The form event code "on after edit" is not triggered after deleting a value from a cell in a 4D View Pro area. 18 R2 18.0 HF1
ACI0100337 Margin bug on QR Preview XPS 17.4
ACI0100340 When printing a report (no preview), the QR add an extra margin (top/left/bottom/right) equal to printer dead margin. 17.4
ACI0100341 A json form input with dataSourceTypeHint set to "undefined" is interpreted as "text"
ACI0100343 Executing such kind of code: HTTP Request(HTTP POST method;... ) on a non local IP, the response can be empty while the httpStatus code is correctly 200.
ACI0100354 4D View Pro: Spellchecking item is missing in a contextual menu when editing the cell (you need to enable this menu thanks to 'WA set preference'). 18 R2 18.0 HF1
ACI0100367 4D does crash after using the command 'OBJECT SET FONT SIZE' followed by the command 'OBJECT SET FONT STYLE' twice on Windows system. 18 R2
ACI0100381 Mail transporter - Quoted-Printable encoding breaks mail content
ACI0100390 Dialog to save the MSC encryption key freezes the application when the default selected location is the application package 18 R2
ACI0099079 There are Duplicate CRLF in the headers despite the use of the following command "SMTP_SetPrefs (0;2;0)" with 0 as a value for parameter "lineFeed". 16.6 17.2 HF1
ACI0099619 [141714] FTP_Receive returns error (error 10054 on Windows, error 54 on Mac) in 64-bit 17.3
ACI0099821 SMTP_SetPrefs (1;-;-) does not use CRLF as line separators in mail. Unexpectedly CR is sent instead. 17.3 HF2
ACI0100060 underscore in table name raises an error "cannot access table..." with MS Query when adding a table 17.3 HF3