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Country: United States

Database corrupt


Server SBS 2003       Act database on server T drive


6 clients all using XP pro pack 2


When I use Act Data Diagnostic Tool, Maintenance, scan database integrity


It stops in activities 4800 of 7087 contacts


Critical Error # 52, "Bad file name or number" occurred.








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Country: USA

Re: Database corrupt

You have a corrupted activity in the database. Most likely you you will need to have the database repaired.



Roy Laudenslager
Retired ACT! Certified Consultant
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Posts: 3
Country: United States

Re: Database corrupt



I solved the corrupt database!


At my server I used scandisk on the drive that the database was on, it ran all night.

I then ran actdiag. Then from Act I ran database maintenance.

So far everything is running perfect.

I hope this will help others.


Thanks again


Steve Zap