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Paradox Setup, Vista, etc. Topic

Paradox for Windows installation, setup, and configuration on XP, Vista, etc.
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GreatDivideIT
Push install failure of Paradox 9 - help needed
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32 days ago
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Steven.G
sorry, no help here.. I've never used any of the Corel automated processes, and very rarely have I used any of the Suite pieces other than Paradox itself.. the real problem these days is that there's nobody at Corel who knows anything about the Corel automated processes, either.. new or old
31 days ago
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PS_1397
Paradox 7
Hi and thanks for any support, Have a databas on Paradox 7 . The original designer has passed. After any help at all on ammending 2 values withoin the database . Have upgraded from XP through Vista and then 7 (32 bit) and programme still works. How do i ammend a value eg the VAT is at 20%(say change to 21% as a test)If we use design viewer to open up VAT calc 17.5% is shown (which is obviously a default value) you can put in a new value and it evens prompts the change but nothing changes in effect. Please please please not an sql expert but windows knowledge above average . Tried using Paradox editior no good. Apparently the original designer used tools and did about 4 steps to effect the change .  Any advice appreciated.2nd question should we upgrade to Paradox 9 or 10. ? to make life easier in the future
84 days ago
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Steven.G
the upgrade to 9/10/11 is essentially cosmetic.. there's something in 7/8 that doesn't work in Win10, but nobody has determined the nature/scope of it as for your app, it often takes 10 to 20 hours to analyze and assess the workings of an unknown app, and recommend a path forward there's never just one problem with a 20 year old app :-)
82 days ago
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PS_1310
windows 10 latest upgrade cause paradox won't work
My paradox 7 was used to work properly on Win 10. After recent win 10 upgrade, it won't work at all. Is there anyone can kindly provide any advice? Thank you very much!
106 days ago
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Steven.G
paradox 7 and 8 will no longer work under windows 10.. you must upgrade to paradox 9, 10, or 11
105 days ago
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OzPaul
Paradox 9 / 10 and Windows 7
Hi, has anyone had a chance to try Paradox  9 or 10 with beta versions of Windows 7?
9 years ago
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csgPdx
Paradox 10 on Windows 7
I seems to have successfully loaded Paradox 10 (from WPO 2002). However, I am having problems in the data model. 1.) The table lables are not entirely readable 2.) Linking tables is doable, except that te screen gets "smudgy." If I drag the DM window down and back up, the image is clear. Loading the windows help program from MS did not work, but I haven't given this much energy and am not sure that I was doing it properly.
7 years ago
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john.s13
If you're using Paradox 9, make sure to upgrade to SP3 or SP4. There's a similar paradox in regards to Facebook. Start Paradox to make certain it's working correctly. You should try 70-537 dumps Questions and Answers to survive in Microsoft Certifications.
5 months ago
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coconut73
Alias will not save
I installed paradox 10 on win 7 on many workstation/nodes and have not had this problem i just did a paradox 11 on win 10 last week with no problem. i name aliases (i have 5) / browse path/ keep new/ save as....works fine until i close paradox and reopen evertime i close paradox and reopen, it goes back to default..  I open alias manager and  says no database in use in upper right hand corner..... i set to open paradox as administrator still same problem i uninstalled paradox try again with same results. What do i need to do to fix... Thanks
6 months ago
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Steven.G
definitely, and alternative approach could explain the root cause.. in the old days, it was "is it the speaker, or the speaker wire?".. still true :-) I use an INI file to control a couple of things that even the runtime users can mess with, so they come back in clean, the next time
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leochaim
Paradox V8.0 on Windows 10 after Creators Update.
Does not start any more (PDXWIN32.exe). Only see a fast Flash of Paradox Initial Screen. Uninstalled and Instaled again, but still does not start. Other apps from the Corel WordPerfect Package. start Ok , On another PC with Paradox 10 it works ok after the Creators Update., Has anybody this problem?
19 months ago
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Steven.G
hi, Patrick Paradox 7, Paradox 8, and the old Delphi Database Desktop will not run on Windows 10 after last year's Windows 10 Creators Update.. Paradox 9, 10, and 11 are fine, so far the links on my URL Links page point to the original Service Packs for Paradox, by version.. they have not changed
7 months ago
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rum
Settings do not save
Is there a way to force the settings (developer preferences, etc) to save.   PDOX 11 on Win 10  & Win 7,  reset everytime PDOX is closed. Clean WIN & machine presents the same issue
8 months ago
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Steven.G
who would have guessed that Corel would ever do something that dumb?.. at least by putting the net file in the root of C, you can go into the BDE and find what they did
8 months ago
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PS_739
Multiple users edit same form concurrently in P11?
Hello All, I am very new to Paradox and have a question from an IT support side, rather than the user side. Our business office purchased licenses and installations for Paradox 11 due to a form issue in the previous version of Paradox they were using. This office claims that in their old version of Paradox they could have 2 users edit the same form simultaneously, but then it "quit working." I installed Paradox 11 on a Windows 7 and Windows 10 desktop without issue during the installation. They can open their old forms and tables without issue, but get the error below when opening the same form. Is it possible to adjust a setting or modify the .NET file to allow for simultaenous form edits?
10 months ago
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Todd.S2
I've  got Paradox 11 working on a Windows 7 and Windows 10 workstation with sharing. Thanks for your help!
9 months ago
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Michael Mitsch
Getting Paradox 11 to Work On Windows 7
9 months ago
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Steven.G
Paradox 11 is Paradox 10 with the service packs included.. it hasn't changed since 2002.. it is what it is
9 months ago
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Danny Keen
Paradox books by Dan Ehrmann or ??
I want to learn how to expand my basic knowledge of writing queries in Paradox. My company's application operates on Paradox and I want to learn how to really manipulate the data available. I've been told that two books by Dan Ehrmann are good, but out of print. "Paradox Queries--The Basics" and "Paradox Queries--A Developer's Reference". If anyone has a lead on either of these I'd appreciate knowing., , Bob
18 years ago
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Ted Pastuszak
comparison between Pardox and Access
I've been using Paradox from V4.0 through V9, relying on Mike Prestwood's books to get excellent results. , The pressure is on to convert or adopt to Access for future database/progamming, but I was always under the impression that Paradox was more stable, and overall a better product. If this is true, is there any chart or table available that compares the two, or at least some indication as to Paradox's strong points in relation to Access? This is a bit urgent, Thank you!
17 years ago
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Gensler
Paradox 9 Service Pack 4
I am confused. On checking my version Number of Paradox 9, I find that it is earlier than the Initial Release. My Release Version No. is 9.0.0.368, , Any Answers?, , ------------------
18 years ago
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grimchri
Need training/support in central Indiana
Need help locating any Paradox seminars or training for the central Indiana area. Have developed cutom database applications for our design/build landscape company, and am in need of training assistance as our company grows to take on new users. Also may be interested in getting help with enhancing and debugging existing applications., , Chris Grimm
18 years ago
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ejoty
IDAPICFG Error - System Configuration file not fou
In my Pdox5, I got "IDAPICFG Error - System Configuration file not found", when executing IDAPI Configuration Utility. Can someone tell me what shall I do? Thanks.
11 years ago
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ASPT
Need some information from the real guru's
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9 years ago
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RayfromOz
Paradox 11 (corel wp office x5) and win7 64
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7 years ago
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PS_632
Paradox 7 on Win 10
Can anyone tell me if there is way to run my old Paradox 7 on win 10?
11 months ago
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Steven.G
after the recent Win10 Creators Update, no.. Paradox 9, 10, and 11 still run fine, and usually with no "upgrade" issues.. just be sure that you get the Professional Edition of any WordPerfect Suite
11 months ago
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Peter Dissing
Windows 10
Hi there For those of you still running Paradox I can tell you, that it runs very well on Windows 10. No errors and very fast and stable. No problems with BDE either. Only problem we have is using PDFCreator printing PDF directly in the code. But only in some cases. Need to check my code for this. No need to change for anything else due to new Windows version. Atleast we will stick to our Paradox solution as long as we can. Peter
38 months ago
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Rodney.W
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11 months ago
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Sam.S
Paradox Settings and Prefferences resetting win7
I moved to a Win 7 machine last year and since then, my Paradox 11 install has been resetting it's |Tools|Settings|preferences and DeveloperPreferences to factory defaults periodically. I save the settings the way I like them and then a couple of open/close cycles later, I notice that they have reverted to the factory defaults. It doesn't happen every time I open paradox, but I am guessing since I have multiple projects with different CFG files I am working in on a daily basis that somehow my custom defaults are getting deleted. This is behavior I did not see with Paradox11 on my WinXP machine. Anyone else seen this and come up with a fix? Thanks -SS
12 months ago
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Steven.G
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12 months ago
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Sam.S
Problems with inexpensive desktop printer drivers
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13 months ago
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Sam.S
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gcorvera
Paradox on Windows Server 2012
We migrated from using a run of the mill Windows XP box as a server to Windows Server 2012; one of the applications we use is a simple 3 table database which stopped working the moment the files were being accessed from the new server. We could see data but trying to add anything would result in a Lock Time Out error. I discovered that if I remove Referential Integrity from the detail table structure, and just assign it through the data model on the form, everything works. Would it be OK to leave it like that? or would it be somehow dangerous for the integrity of the data? Could the problem have come from some setting on the server? The person who installed the server for us doesn't think so but I'm not sure he is as familiar with Windows 2012 Server as I thought. For the time being I will be monitoring the data and checking that nothing is lost. Any suggestions? Thanks
53 months ago
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Bud.J
Lock on Paradox Link to Spreadsheet
I have Paradox 11 and Corel X6 with Quattro Pro. Within the spreadsheet I have several links to Paradox tables. Something got corrupted and the system crashed, leaving me unable to open the spreadsheet, From another work station I was able to open the spreadsheet files and disable the links, which now allows me to open the spreadsheet. But whenever I try to re-establish the links the spreadsheet locks up. Otherwise, everything works fine. I have reinstalled Quattro Pro, Paradox and BDE but that didn't help. The work station has Win 7/64 and have tried to restore the OS to an earlier point but the restore utility fails. I'm guessing that I will need to get the HD reformatted and reinstall the OS. Before I make that leap, has anyone seen anything similar or have any thoughts on how to make the DB-spreadsheet links work again.
49 months ago
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14 months ago
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Jay.M
Paradox 11 + Window 8.1.. Tablelookup problem
When trying to establish a table lookup thru restructure. I get the message paradox has stopped working.  I get a debug option and close option.. if I take debug.. the program shuts down.  Anyone know of a solution to this?
30 months ago
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Steven.G
no, it's the same.. but if you move it to another machine, and that machine it's all sitting in c:\apps, or f:\electrical, or whatever, anything hard-coded will error out
14 months ago
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Joe.P
Paradox on Remote App Server / Remote Desktop
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