Error: "Somebody still using the system" being shown whilst archiving
Error: "Somebody still using the system" being shown whilst archiving OR performing other functions in SIMS
Shireburn Inventory Management System
From Task Manager, go on the Users tab and check every user if they have SIMS showing. If yes, click on it and select End Task.
You can also check from Computer management > Shared folders > Open Files.
- Check the list for any SIMS entries. If found any, highlight and then right-click and Close Session.
N.B Important that the replicator server needs to be closed as well. From Task Manager look out for sims plugin.exe and close any running instance.
SIMS processes or users might be still locking up the files needed for archiving. disabling from the process to continue further.
How to run the SIMS Archive process
The SIMS Archive function reduces the size of the data store in Live by splitting the same data set in a different database, within the same company. This process improves the SIMS performance as it compacts the Live data set. Users can then access ...
Error: "File is in use. [,Tranpost.dbf] 227 openssltable" when creating an invoice
Problem Error: "File is in use. [,Tranpost.dbf] 227 openssltable" when creating an invoice. Environment SIMS All supported environments Solution Delete the tranpost folder located in the TEMP folder. Full path below: C:\Program Files ...
Error: "Missing DSK.dll from..." when opening SFS application
Problem The error "Missing DSK.dll from......" pops up when trying to launch SFS for the first time after installation of the application on a new machine or when a new user profile has been created on a machine that already has SFS installed. ...
Error: "Error reading file ... CDX file" given when using SIMS
Problem Error: "Error reading file ... CDX file" given when using SIMS. The error would quote a file with the extension '.cdx'. Environment SIMS Solution A restart of SIMS and PC will generally resolve this error. If you are using Wi-Fi, switch to a ...
Backup & Restore from Live to Test company data
It's important that there are no users using the system during the process. Log on to the Live Data Company. Go to Administration > Backup. Press BROWSE to save the backup to a destination path you prefer. Select Company, then press Backup. To back ...