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 Simon Arnold
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Subject: RE: Converting Paradox 7 tables to VFP tables
Thread ID: 33521 Message ID: 33639 # Views: 2 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 8 Category: Databases, Tables and SQL Server
Date: Monday, December 01, 2003 9:02:50 AM         
   


> > > > > Does anyone have a good way to convert Paradox7 tables to fox format ?
> > > > > The 'IMPORT FROM..." command only supports Paradox 3.5 and 4, and the Paradox ODBC driver that ships with VFP8 only works with version 4 and 5.
> > > > > I tried converting to dbase using the Delphi Database Desktop, but no version of fox can read the resulting dbase tables.
> > > > >
> > > > > Jim Hawkins
> > > >
> > > > use copy command of paradox to export the table to a dbf file. export command to export to a txt file
> > > >
> > > > Siva
> > >
> > >
> > > Thanks Siva.
> > >
> > > When I tried to load Paradox7 from the CD I got:- "Internal Error -4. You need at least 1145KB to copy the installation files to c:\....\Temp. Free some space or set the temp environment variable to another drive."
> > > I seem to remember this occurring when I first bought the CD years ago (when Paradox was owned by Borland) but I don't remember the fix to get round it (needless to say my HD has vastly more than 1145KB free space and the suggested fix of resetting the temp environment variable to another drive does not work). Does anyone remember how to get round this ?
> > >
> > > Jim Hawkins
> >
> > Would it be possible to send me a PDOX 7 table, so I can give it a go, only need a small demo file or something, I have a few tricks that might be able to do this.
> >
> > But need to test with a PDOX Table.
> >
> > Thanks
> >
> > Simon Arnold.
>
> Many thanks, Simon, I've emailed you one.
>
> Jim Hawkins

Sorry for the Delay, still attempting to convert these.

Simon Arnold.


ENTIRE THREAD

Converting Paradox 7 tables to VFP tables Posted by Jim Hawkins @ 11/28/2003 12:36:26 AM
RE: Converting Paradox 7 tables to VFP tables Posted by Sivaramakrishnan Parameswaran @ 11/28/2003 9:40:23 AM
RE: Converting Paradox 7 tables to VFP tables Posted by Jim Hawkins @ 11/28/2003 4:15:40 PM
RE: Converting Paradox 7 tables to VFP tables Posted by Simon Arnold @ 11/28/2003 9:31:43 PM
RE: Converting Paradox 7 tables to VFP tables Posted by Jim Hawkins @ 11/28/2003 10:54:44 PM
RE: Converting Paradox 7 tables to VFP tables Posted by Simon Arnold @ 12/1/2003 9:02:50 AM