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How to move adobe Version Cue CS4 data folder location on a Mac Xserve?

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How to move the default location of of the Data Folder in Version Cue CS4? We have some external drives, but when I go to "Choose" those are always greyed out!

I even added the "system" and "admin" permissions to the external drive, nada.
I also tried checking "ignore ownership" on those external drives, nothing.

Haaaalp meee!
HappyT
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Ugh.. big problem.

Unchecking "ignore ownership" worked. However I had to uninstall Version Cue CS4. However, no matter how many times I try to re-install VC CS4, it never shows up under "Other" in System Preferences!

It always says "successfully installed" when I run the setup on the DVD, but in fact, it does not seem to install.

Please help,
HappyTech

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You need to start the VC server.

Can you see the Adobe VC icon in your main system preferences? If so,

Open System Preferences, click the Adobe Version Cue CS4 icon, and then click Start.

You will then need to create your administrator passwords etc.

Can I ask, why did you uninstall it?

Cheers
GStyling

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Also, did you install the Adobe Drive when you installed VC? VC wont run without the Adobe Drive.
Had to uninstall it because there was no way to change the "server name" once its already been set up. The previous IT person always used the exact same name as the Xserve Server name, which drove the Mac people nutty.

But I figured out my problem. I followed the advice on Adobe's forums for a reinstall (delete the "Server" folder under the Version Cue 4 folder) and reinstall. It worked!

Thx Gstylin'
HappyTech
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