Subject Re: alert msg's, get rid of
From Ken Mayer <>
Date Wed, 6 Jun 2018 09:52:19 -0700
Newsgroups dbase.getting-started

On 6/6/2018 8:26 AM, Bob McKinney wrote:
> Hi All:  I'm still useing DB 2.8 w/Win10.  The alert msg.s I'm refering to appears on the screen when opening DB that must be clicked on before you can proceed, quite bothersome.
>    I was searching through some old news msg's and found one from Ken Mayer dated June 2005.  (I said they were old).  The problem he refereed to, DB was searching for a custom form file that didn't exist.  The cure was to open the PLUS.INI file in notepad, find the offending code and eliminate it. Sample:
> [FormDesigner]
> MethodEditor=1
> GridOneCharacter=0
> ShowGrid=1  (etc, etc,)
>   (one of my Alert msg)
>     I've performed this procedure many times in days gone by.  My problem Now, I cannot find this file.  Any help with this problem, greatly appreciated....... Bolb

Bob -- the location of the .ini file being used by dBASE should be able
to be found here:

? _app.iniFile

However, I don't have dBASE Plus 2.8 so I can't guarantee that ...


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