Re: Access a DBF on another PC

From: Sietse Wijnker (sietse.wijnker_at_ATsw-software.nl)
Date: 08/20/04


Date: Fri, 20 Aug 2004 17:08:36 +0200

Hi Scott,

There's been an update for the OLEDB provider that was included in SP1 for
VFP8. Have you installed VFP8 SP1 on the other machine?
Download the VFP OLEDB update here:
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=0f43eb58-7a94-4ae1-a59e-965869cb3bc9&displaylang=en

HTH,
Sietse WIjnker

"SQLScott" <SQLScott@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:2185DA9B-788C-439D-BE51-B57023FFD42F@microsoft.com...
> Hi Olaf,
>
> Yes, both resolve to the same directory, and both machines have the drive
> mapped using the same credentials. The only difference is that on the
> machine that works, I have the full version of VFP 8 installed, but on the
> machine that doesn't work I only have the 8.0 FP OleDb driver installed.
>
> Scott
>
> "Olaf Doschke" wrote:
>
> > > "Referenced object has a value of 'Nothing'"
> > >
> > > However, this same code works on the pc local to the FP database.
> > Does p:\data\hr180.dbf resolve to the same drive/directory
> > on both computers? Is the drive P: mapped correctly?
> > Do you simply have some permission problem for that
> > directory?
> >
> > Bye, Olaf.
> >
> >
> >