Contact Us A product specialist will be glad to get in touch with you. The new topic will begin with this message. DDF, it created the datatype for this as a Signed Integer. Think of it like a mini-OEM agreement. I always needed a DDF editor. But, this was a strictly proprietary invention of Smithware that was never widely adopted and not in Microsoft Access. Also, DDF’s have a file name size limitation.

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With Magic and the ability of setting logical names and databases that point to file locations, without them having to be in the file name column, this can cause problems. SQL i, from Pervasive which contains a complete Btrieve 7. There are tools in Pervasive.

Maybe the DDF builder can be downloaded somewhere on the internet, it was a free extra with some of the other smithware products. DDFs are, themselves, Btrieve files.

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DDF, it created the datatype for this as a Signed Integer. DDF contained descriptions of these non-standard datatypes.

Search Only Within This Topic. Also since Btrieve 6. The preferred method is for this info to be carried in the DSN. Select the ones you want to link to in Access and click OK.


If I do this on one table then another, the DDF files grow.

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Data Connectivity is a critical, btriege often overlooked component of the IT infrastructure. SQL i the latest version of Btrieve – 7.

Red Flag This Post Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. If so, btriee magic displays and what is stored may not be the same Current Windows OS Support. Well it isn’t of course because it lacks the. I have not worked with making DDF’s from Magic before so I do not know how it handles logical names included in the file name or if it looks at the database name and goes to btriece trouble of interpreting it to find where the file is actually located.

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SQL 7 or do not need DDFs becuase they use the Btrieve or transactional interface s which are very fast and powerful, but do not allow 3rd party programs to fully access the data without DDFs. Subject of the new topic: Lastly, though I can get almost any Btrieve 6.


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Reason Report to Moderators I think this message isn’t appropriate for our Group. Will Access recognize the 2 or more btrieve files simply by importing the DDFs???

All the errors you mention are in the system tables FILE. The new topic will begin with this message.

Tuesday, February 29, 8: Posting Guidelines Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden. If so then you would have to set were your files are located to one directory back from were they actually reside. System Column Case Flag Inconsistency.