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Subject:Re: Idapi32.cfg
Date:Thu, 8 Apr 2021 09:17:35 -0500
From:Mark Bannister <>

On 4/7/2021 7:58 PM, Tom Krieg wrote:
> OK. Thanks, Jure and Steven. I was, for a mad minute, under the 
> impression that the file WAS the net file. But I guess that 
> honor belongs to PDOXUSRS.NET. So, the file has to be in 
> the NET directory but the idapi32.cfg files can be on the local drive, 
> pointing to the same NET file?
> On 7/04/2021 5:25 pm, Tom Krieg wrote:
>> Do all users using a shared Paradox table database have to use the 
>> same idapi32.cfg file and directory? For example, if I have 2 users, 
>> UserA and UserB, do both users have to have the same (shared) NET 
>> directory and NET file defined in their respective BDE Admin? Or can 
>> the idapi32.cfg file sit on the hard drive of each user and just point 
>> to a shared Alias?
>> It's been so long since I set up a multi-user Paradox database system 
>> I've forgotten.

Mark Bannister

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