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Detecting the Borland Database Engine

Posted on 1998-08-23
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Is there any way to detect if the BDE is installed on a machine ?  At the moment I just check to see if there is an idapi section in the Win.ini file but this is not a foolproof method.

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John Clarke
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Hi JohnClarke,

Use DbiGetSysVersion. If it returns nothing, the BDE isn't correclty installed or isn't installed at all.

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