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Subject:Re: Help with an error message
Date:Thu, 16 Sep 2021 15:51:02 -0500
From:Mark Bannister <>

Every time I get this it is a lost network connection.

On 9/16/2021 12:33 PM, Florin Curta wrote:
> Hi, I need help with an error message I get after installing Paradox from
> WordPerfect Office Suite 2021 Upgrade, and attempting to run it. The error
> message that I get is
> Could not initialize BDE.:
> Path not found
> This does not seem to be a problem with the upgrade, but with my own computer.
> I deleted the Paradox installed from the upgrade, and then tried to install
> Paradox from the CD with WordPerfect Office X8, which I have purchased a
> few years back (that being the version from which I have updated twice, the
> last time two days ago). After installing successfully, I tried to open Paradox
> and got the exact same error message. To judge from that message, the problem
> is the Borland Database Engine (BDE), which probably needs updating. I don't
> know how to do that.
> Can you help?
> Many thanks in advance.
> P. S. Please e-mail me, if you can provide assistance.

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