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Moving an Access backed db from one Sars Drive to another left the db READ-ONLY

Posted on 2011-09-07
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A client moved their back-end db to a new Sars Drive -- same path and whatnot -- now the db is read-only. Any ideas why? They're shut down right now and I am out of my element here.

Thanks for any help.
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Question by:Eileen Murphy
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Users must have read and write permissions to the folder.

Do all users  of the database have full permissions on  the folder?  

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OK Found the solution.

When moving from one share to the other, the ldb file came with -- We checked and there were a couple users still logged in.

Once they got out -- re-logged in -- all was right with the world.

Whew.
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Our team figured it out. It was a wiley one. Thanks all who took the time to look at this.
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That would do it.


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