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Subject:Re: new sever now new problems. lock time out/file location paradox running slow
Date:Wed, 30 Jan 2019 13:06:21 -0500
From:"Steven Green" <>
first, try the lock clearing suggestion I posted on the Prestwood forum.. if 
lock files get "hung" during the transition, they will grow forever and can 
result in the symptoms you offered


Steven Green
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"scott hersman"  wrote in message 


We upgraded from 2003 server to 2016 server last thursday and are noticing
a couple problems:

we Using paradox 10 and 11 on all 10 nodes..

i am not an it guy nor a paradox expert...

The entire company runs paradox daily for multiple things and in general
is stable but seems to be slower.  All programs but two are running ok. (so

1.  Lock time out error on a specific program...has something to do with
hanging when adding a table.

the program will run if the you change the location of one of the tables.

we fixed by hardcoding a workaround by changing table location to a 
sub directory but still on the server.

now we found another program with same similar problem.

2.  very slow to change directories/subdirectories when using a form ...
i get the wheel of death but eventually  it will change to the desired 

any help would be appreciated


frustrated coconut 

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