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I am getting an error when working with a record in my local save file.

  • You receive one of the following error messages when working with a record in the local save file
    • 'Record already in use by another user'
    • 'Action not valid'
    • 'Transaction failed. The connection to your local file may have been lost'
Applies to
  • Connexion client 2.63
  • Connexion client 3.x

Run a compact/repair by following the steps below:

  1. Go to the Toolbar > File > Local File Manager.
  2. Click on the path to the local file to be repaired. (You want the file to be highlighted in blue).
  3. Click Online Actions > Compact/Repair (last button in row of buttons on right).
  4. Click OK when prompted.
  5. Click OK when prompted again.
  6. Click Close.
Additional information

Compact/Repair can also help if you cannot use or delete records from the local save file.

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