Share Act!2006 database
Posted on 2008-10-21
I have Act 2006! installed on a Windows 2003 Server with hot fix four and hot fix five applied. I set up a test database on a share on the server. Sharing is enabled through Tools, Database Maintenance, Enable Sharing. I set up a share called TEST DATABASE on the C: drive of the server and made sure that the Dell workstation is accessing the exact same file. When I add a record on the server it is not available on the version of Act!2006 running on a client workstation. If I add a record to the database using the client the version of Act running on the server does not see the record. I also used ctrl f5 to refresh. I noticed that tools, users, show licenses for 1 active users. We do have 6 copies of ACT right now and only four are installed. Could the problem be that I don't enough licenses applied to the database, and if so, how do I add extra licenses?