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Share Permissions - Opening the .PAD file

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Share Permissions - Opening the .PAD file



I appricate that this is not the most conventual ways I can share my ACT Database.


I've saved my databse on Dropbox and this is working on the machine I set it up on I then tried to access the databse from another machine and got the following error:-


 (I have read other posts on sharing the followed the links to articles but still im not getting any where)


Any help would be much appricated.


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Country: Australia

Re: Share Permissions - Opening the .PAD file

You can't share the database that way.
1. The database is always kept open b y SQL server, so won't properly update
2. SQL includes the machine name to access the database ... and dropbox isn't changing the machine to connect with