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Subject:Re: Query Dialog now indexing all .qbe files - very slow
Date:19 Apr 2024 10:18:13 -0400
From:"Kevin Zawicki" <>

I was also wondering if you ever used or tried ProView?
It was a Project viewer replacement someone built.

Do you have any stray or broken aliases or paths listed in Project Viewer?

Also, also, 
Did you check windows file indexing? I am not sure it is connected, but windows
file indexing can affect many things.

Robert MacMillan <> wrote:
>Hello all.
>I have still not solved this issue BUT there might be a solution.
>Some years ago Tony put a post up called "FileBrowser OCX (Windows 
>native common dialogs control)" - 24 May 2002 - which refers to an .exe

>file. The link is no longer valid but does anyone by any chance still 
>have a copy of jsdialog.exe?
>On 19/03/2024 3:09 PM, Robert MacMillan wrote:
>> Hi there.
>> this is an odd one. My system has been rock solid for years but
>> yesterday opening the query dialogue box has slowed down dramatically.
>> So F10 - F - O - Q brings up the dialogue box. It now takes around 12
>> seconds for the box to become responsive. It appears that Paradox is
>> scanning all the files in the directory rather than being almost instant.
>> Doing exactly the same thing for Tables or Libraries or anything else
>> as before. Almost instant.
>> It is as though an index or lookup table has become corrupted.
>> Any help would be appreciated.
>> Thanks
>> Robert

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