Microaoft Access on a SBS 2011 Server

Windows 10 Professional workstations. When you look at Open Files in computer management from the server why would an Access .ldb file  have 17 locks when only one person has it opened?
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Jim Dettman (Microsoft MVP/ EE MVE)President / OwnerCommented:
JET uses extended byte range locking against the Ldb file to place locks on the database file.

LockDown32OwnerAuthor Commented:
So that is expected behavior? 17 locks even though only one person has it opened?
Jim Dettman (Microsoft MVP/ EE MVE)President / OwnerCommented:

Could have hundreds or thousands of locks on it.  Default lock setting is 9,500 locks per user.

It's either that or you have "phantom" users; people who disconnect abnormally and left locks hanging.   You can check that easily enough; just have the one user log out.

 Locks should go to zero and the LDB file should disappear if they have delete privs.


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LockDown32OwnerAuthor Commented:
Thanks Jim
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