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Posted on 2000-02-16
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I want to save some files of a db (pdox) to a diskette. What I do is:
Table.Active := False;
MkDir('Temp123');
Copy-Files-To-Temp-Dir;
Copy-Files-From-Temp-Dir-To-A:\;
Table.Acitve := True;
The problem is that unless I exit my program and re-enter, recent changes aren't saved to the diskette.
I've tried to use Table.Edit, Table.Post but it didn't work.
Any ideas as to how I can solve this problem?

Omri
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Question by:GoodTimes
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Hi Omri,

You should call ApplyUpdates on each of your tables to commit cached changes to the DB files.

Cheers,

Raymond.
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Oh, you should also call the FlushBuffers method, just to be sure :-)

Cheers,

Raymond.
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by:GoodTimes
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Thanks, what I needed was FlushBuffers. My DB doesn't use Cached Updates..
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