Are you using Oracble ODBC drivers to access Oracle db's ? that's where the
issue seesm to be.
I will say that the Desktop units are at XP SP1 and the Laptops are at XP
SP2, so it could have something to do with SP2..
Any other suggestions..
"Joan Wild" wrote:
> I am using an IBM ThinkPad and have had no issues.
> Are you uptodate with all service packs for both the operating system and
> Joan Wild
> Microsoft Access MVP
> dwt wrote:
> > In a corp enviornment, we upgraded from Office 2K to Office 2K3 and
Reference:: Sikh Philosophy Network http://www.sikhphilosophy.net/information-technology/13921-ibm-thinkpads-not-able-open-oracle.html
Reference:: Sikh Philosophy Network http://www.sikhphilosophy.net/showthread.php?t=13921
> > all seemed to be fine. However, it seems there is an issue with our
> > IBM ThinkPad users opening databases, but not with the same roll out
> > and our Desktop Users. When the Thinkpad T40/43 try to open a
> > database they receive an error msg that Access encountered an error
> > and needs to close down, and or it gives the option to try to repair
> > the database. However, when a user IBM desktop user access these same
> > database they open successfully.. Are there know issues and fixes for
> > this..? Any ideas would be appreciated..
> > thanks in advance
> > david