The current directory can not be changed in...

sonmic
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Hi,

I have placed an access database, with only tables, on a remote server.
When i try to open this DB i get the following error :
"The current directory can not be changed in g:\".

What's wrong?

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Dale FyeOwner, Dev-Soln LLC
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Commented:
do you have full permissions for that folder?  You need read and write permissions.
Yep agreed.  Opening the database requires creating a temp file in the same folder, so you need perms.  To test the perms yourself, just try creating a text file in that folder.

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