You need to set permissions not just on the FOLDER but on the > SHARE. dfriend846, Oct 2, 2005 #2 Adeyan Joined: Jan 4, 2007 Messages: 9 Thanks, exactly what i was looking for Adeyan, Jan 4, 2007 #3 glisando Joined: Jun 1, 2007 Messages: Users should not be opening the database for exclusive use which is what the message sound like to me. Each should still have their own copy? http://sinistro.org/lock-file/could-not-lock-file-access-2003.html
About Us PC Review is a computing review website with helpful tech support forums staffed by PC experts. It is on a network file server and is accessed via network shares. If you cannot do this then you will need to change settings before proceeding to Access. Advertisements Latest Threads HAPPY CHRISTMAS Everyone. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-access-could-not-lock-file-error.398720/
In the 'Group or user names' section, I clicked on the user name and in the 'Permissions for user' section I clicked on the 'Allow' box for 'write' (Read & Execute, Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Do all Access 2007 users have service pack 2 for Office 2007 installed? I clicked on the Security Tab.
Any suggestions would be appreciated. Check that the server is running and that you have access privileges to the requested database.Microsoft JET database error 0x80004005: Could not lock file. If they were the first (only?) user then there was no problem but if they logged on as a multiple user the program could not create a lock file since they Ldb File Maybe move the .mdb file to a folder where those can be granted for whoever needs it.Cudni · actions · 2007-May-15 2:09 pm · McSummationMmmm, Zeebas Are Tastee.Premium Memberjoin:2003-08-13Fort Worth, TX
If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. Runtime Error 3050 Couldn't Lock File You need to set permissions not just on the FOLDER but on the SHARE. If so, you will be much better off purchasing a file server and setting up a proper network. http://www.utteraccess.com/forum/index.php?showtopic=1602560 I am now adding 2 new users, 1 2000 Pro/Offc 2000 + 1 XP Pro/Offc 2003, who each get the 'cannot lock file' message if anyone of the original group is
In the general Tab, there is an option called 'add'. Microsoft Access Record-locking Information Thanks. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. I tested this by having the user create a text file in that folder, they can create a file.
There maybe something conflicting in the security setup. http://www.dslreports.com/forum/r18337726-Access-Access-2003-Could-not-lock-file Subscribe to our monthly newsletter for tech news and trends Membership How it Works Gigs Live Careers Plans and Pricing For Business Become an Expert Resource Center About Us Who We Could Not Lock File. 3050 The user is running Access 2007. > > > > > > > > I checked permissions on the folder where the database lives and on the > > > > Access Lock File Fenton" wrote: > =?Utf-8?B?UmljayBZb3VuZw==?= <> > wrote in news:: > > > Is there any other user permissions setting besides on the db > > itself and on the folder that
myApp.MDW and myApp.MDB) if it is in the same directory. check over here The user is running Access 2007. Fenton Guest =?Utf-8?B?UmljayBZb3VuZw==?= <> wrote in news:: > Is there any other user permissions setting besides on the db > itself and on the folder that I need to look at? Any help to solve this will be most appreciated. 0 Comment Question by:WoodstockIT Facebook Twitter LinkedIn https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/24246023/How-do-I-fix-Microsoft-Access-'Cannot-Lock-File'-error.htmlcopy LVL 77 Best Solution bypeter57r Consider it like this. Open Databases By Using Record-level Locking
I right clicked on 'application.mdb' and than clicked on the 'security' tab. Telling them (the Sheriff's Office in our county) > that the fix is to re-engineer their business process won't go over well. > > Is there any other user permissions setting Up next 57. his comment is here Yes.
All rights reserved. SC Modules & VBA 0 04-02-2002 02:42 AM All times are GMT -8. Rick Young, Dec 30, 2009 #3 Tom Wickerath Guest Hi Rick, > Other users can log onto this user's machine....
Something so simple, matching floor registers [HomeImprovement] by HBuilder328303. Advertisement Recent Posts Stuck in Automatic Repair jimbob007 replied Dec 24, 2016 at 1:26 AM I know I have a virus but... If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question Suggested Solutions Title # Comments Views Activity Need to set users home page in Microsoft Edge via a GPO I changed everyone's permissions from read-only to write thinking this would solve the problem and it seemed to work at first but the error has resurfaced.
I read your posting. An easy way to do this is to right click on the empty space, then choose new, text document. The following is a list of troubleshooting steps.Work with your IT team to verify the following: The database is closed on the system and other users are not editing the database.Access http://sinistro.org/lock-file/could-not-lock-file-in-access-2003.html Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This is what I tried: I right clicked on the folder holding the database.