AnsweredAssumed Answered

Recently converted DBs open very slowly

Question asked by ChrisThorne on May 10, 2011
Latest reply on May 10, 2011 by philmodjunk

Title

Recently converted DBs open very slowly

Your post

I have recently converted our 5.5 server (and DBs) to 10.0 we are running FMP10 clients and when opening one of our larger DBs it takes quite a while to open and then it takes a long time after that to open the related DBs.  The DBs opened quickly in 5.5, so I was wondering if there isn't something additional I might need to do to the DBs to get the to perform better in v10?  I was thinking that it may be because a lot of our users are still on XP, but I installed it on Win7 and still hhave the same problem.  I even installed a FMP11 client (trial version) to see if it was a client problem, but the DBs still open really slow.

They are hosted on a Win2k3 server over a LAN.  I believe that the issue is with the DB itself, but what I want to know is that if there isn;t some additonal optimization that I may need to do to them.  If so, what is it and where do I find instructions?

thanks. 

Outcomes