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DxDes/DxDatabook multi user problem

Question asked by daniel.wainwright on Oct 3, 2013
Latest reply on Oct 3, 2013 by MENTOR_Shannonk

Hello all,

It seems that only one of us can accesss DxDatabook libraries at a time. I configured DxDatabook to use Excel spreadsheets as data sources via ODBC. It does work so long as only one user is runing DxDes with DxDatabook. I have checked that the spreadsheets are being used 'read-only' by the ODBC layer. I don't see any 'lock' files in the directory where the spreadsheets live. That location is a windows network share, if that is relevant. We are all using the same up to date PADs/DxD install on Win 7.


Right now I'm out of ideas, Does anyone have any ideas of the likely cause?


If I haven't mentioned anything wehich would be useful to help diagnose, just ask me.


All the best,