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Subject: RE: old foxpro database
Thread ID: 78721 Message ID: 78730 # Views: 1 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 6 Category: Databases, Tables and SQL Server
Date: Friday, October 07, 2005 10:12:46 AM         
   


> hi experts,
>
> i have a question regarding tables! i'm upgrading my applications from foxpro for dos to vfp the thing is how can preserve my dos version database in order form me to upgrade my applications and at the same time i can still access my old databases from my foxpro for dos programming language? is it posible? if not is thier any tricks that i can do to attain my objectives?
>
> thanks alot!!!(",)


Keep them as free tables and do not add them to a database; however you will lose a lot of the benefits of VFP that way. I suggest that you use a copy of your data to develop your VFP app then, when you are ready to roll out the new version, copy the data across from the DOS app to the VFP app.

HTH

John Weller

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old foxpro database Posted by PACO TERRADO @ 10/7/2005 8:57:54 AM
RE: old foxpro database Posted by John Weller @ 10/7/2005 10:12:46 AM
RE: old foxpro database Posted by ShadowFox @ 10/7/2005 10:18:48 AM
RE: old foxpro database Posted by John Weller @ 10/7/2005 6:44:16 PM
RE: old foxpro database Posted by Ken Murphy @ 10/7/2005 3:42:35 PM
RE: old foxpro database Posted by Ken Murphy @ 10/7/2005 9:48:49 PM