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Access 2010 error when accessing using ASP

Access 2010 error when accessing using ASP

Access 2010 error when accessing using ASP


I have an access 2010 database which is being populated by data from a sharepoint list. I am using classic asp to query and display data from the database. Now that I have released the application to the users (approx 10 concurrent users), they are getting the error:

Microsoft Access Database Engine error '80004005'
The database has been placed in a state by user <<name>> on machine <<machine name>> that prevents it from being opened or locked.

My connection string is:
strConnection = "Provider=Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0;Data Source=<<link to datasource>>;Persist Security Info=False; Mode=Share Deny None"

I have also checked that the database is not being opened in exclusive mode too.

Any ideas on how I can resolve this one?

Thanks in advance!

RE: Access 2010 error when accessing using ASP

Data Source=<<link to datasource>> Needs to be a physical path to the file. Use Server.MapPath(Root relative path) to convert it.


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RE: Access 2010 error when accessing using ASP

The link to the database is a physical path. Any other ideas?

RE: Access 2010 error when accessing using ASP

Permission issue?
Do the users have write permission on the folder the db is stored in?

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RE: Access 2010 error when accessing using ASP

Try the following from the command line on the server (I'm assuming XP)


cacls dbname.mdb /E /G everyone:C 
On W7, this has been replaced by icacls. Parameters may be different.

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