Paradox slow to open on network. Why ??

I had a slowness problem when I mapped using a true server path instead of
drive letters. For instance, if I set the alias to \\server\volume\directory
instead of x:\directory, the table opening was much slower. Don't know if
this helps you or not...

Eugene Wong wrote in message <6123r0$>...

>Noticed problems with opeing Paradox tables on a network drive. It is much
>slower on a network than on a local drive. I understand that it will be
>slower but now that slow. This does not apply to Dbase files.

>Is there a way to do it via BDE config??