14MB isn't huge but the embedded content might be the culprit.
Embedded media can become corrupt, particularly when saving down/up
and sharing files (black hole of WTF). My advice is to get your
embedded items out of there and import by reference. You'll be loading
a lot less into memory.

On Thu, Jan 8, 2009 at 4:26 AM, Orly Zimmerman <orlyz at marvell.com> wrote:
> HI All,
> I have an FM file that is 14 MB with lots of Visio embedded drawings in 
> different conditionalized rows of the tables.
> Now, I am trying to compare my last version of the doc with the newer version 
> I just got from the engineer who updated the file.
> I am working in FM8, but had saved the file in FM7 for the engineer.
> The engineer returned the file in FM7 format, which I opened in FM8. I did 
> nothing else to the file except open all the conditions in order to compare 
> with my previous file.
> Now, each time I do a compare, FM crashes on me. The corrupted file (with the 
> .fm.c57 extension) shows that all the figs are corrupted.

Bill Swallow

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