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2175465 - Using DropBox for Advantage Database Server files randomly throws error 7008


Advantage Database Server (ADS) randomly generates error 7008 - Advantage server file open failure, even with local connection.



  • Any supported versions of SAP Advantage Database Server
  • Any supported versions of Sybase Advantage Database Server
  • Cloud sharing services like DropBox or Google Drive
  • ADS server files are placed in a DropBox sync folder and shared to remote users for access


SAP Advantage Database Server all versions ; Sybase Advantage Database Server all versions


synch, synchronization, cloud folder, google drive, corrupt, overwrite, overwritten , KBA , BC-SYB-ADS , ADS (Advantage Database Server) , Problem

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