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I have a scripted import of a found count (about 500 records) to another table. It works well locally. However, in FileMaker Server 13...no luck.

My process:

1. Find the records

2. Change layout to new table

3. Import the found records in 1.

In server something is failing. I think it might be the import path. Can anyone provide some advice? Thank you. The literature is often discussing imports of excel files, etc.

thanks

Todd

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