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You receive an "Error reading file" error message in Windows 2000 Terminal Services
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When one user shuts down a Visual FoxPro application that runs on Windows 2000 under Terminal Services and uses networked data (either a mapped drive or a UNC path), the other users see the following error message:
NOTE: This is error 1104.
Error reading file.
This is caused by a problem with the Terminal Services network redirector. For performance reasons, the Windows 2000 redirector holds one file handle for each table that is open, and shares it between the sessions. When one session logs off, that handle is released, causing all other sessions to receive Error 1104 when they access the file handle.
To resolve this problem, try one of the following methods:
Article ID: 299603 - Last Review: January 24, 2005 - Revision: 5.4