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From: <>
Subject: Re: [BK] a Couple of Questions
Date: Sun, 25 Dec 2005 12:31:50 -0800
References: <01C60998.B72A00A0.barry@pycroft.co.nz> <010701c60981$e9083c20$42898843@y9w6c2> <2424f6d80512251125m1eb80a33kb77921d563b649f2@mail.gmail.com>


Hello Jack , Thanks for reply , What am I not explaining ??? , I
will try one more time , I want my pop as #1 to be the a_bk file , in
Effect , REPLACING a_bk with pop as #1 , So I will do what I think is right
, Phil
----- Original Message -----
From: "Jack Ray" <>
To: <>
Sent: Sunday, December 25, 2005 11:25 AM
Subject: Re: [BK] a Couple of Questions


> Phil
> You can do it, but first re-name your current a_bk to something else,
> then rename pop to a_bk, then using File - Open Database ( or Ctrl-O )
> set BK's pointers to the new a_b. Internal file structure will not be
> affected.
> Jack in Cincinnati, Ohio
>
> On 12/25/05, <> wrote:
> > Hello Barry , Do you use BK , do you do back up to the BK backup , Do
you
> > use WINDOWS OS ??????? If so , please look at YOUR bkbackup folder in
> > Windows , What do you see ??????? , Possibly the same thing I do , And
,
> > Where did I say i wanted to delete anything ? , I JUST wish to now make
the
> > file known as Pop as #1 to be A_bk
> > The [plan ] is open ' pop as #1' and RENAME it to ' a_bk ' , My
> > question was , Will this Screw Up any thing in the Internal File
Stucture of
> > BK ? , Phil
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Barry PYCROFT" <>
> > To: <>
> > Sent: Sunday, December 25, 2005 12:18 AM
> > Subject: RE: [BK] a Couple of Questions
> >
> >
> > > Phil
> > > You do need to be somewhat more specific about what you are telling
us.
> > >
> > > (1).- What is the complete path of the file {really a folder} in
which
> > the red handled saws
> > > appear? They will have proper file names. What are their dates?
> > > Saws usually depict a PC maintenance tool box or similar.
> > > I cannot help with this ...
> > >
> > >
> > > (2).- You already have two folders, ' a_bk ' and 'pop as #1'.
> > > Decide which to keep, and which to ""throw away"' = delete.
> > > You have to delete one or rename it yet again since you cannot have
two
> > folders (or files) by the
> > > same name.
> > >
> > > Obviously you will have to delete or rename ' a_bk ' number one so
you
> > can rename 'pop as #1'
> > > as ' a_bk ' .
> > >
> > > Renaming folders is not a problem for BK5 or BK6. Its the collection
of
> > files inside the folders
> > > that BK needs to be correct. You will need to tell BK to use the
newly
> > renamed folder.
> > > = = = = =
> > >
> > >
> > > OOps, Phil, I might have missed your point ......
> > > If BK is currently using 'pop as #1'., all you have to do is tell BK
to
> > use ' a_bk ' , just like
> > > you did the first time you changed.
> > > If you don't want 'pop as #1'., then delete it after you have
changed BK
> > to use your original '
> > > a_bk ' database.
> > >
> > >
> > > Does this help?
> > > Barry P.
> > > Christchurch
> > > New Zealand.
> > > +++
> > > On Sunday, December 25, 2005 2:13 PM,
> > [SMTP:] wrote:
> > > > Hello John an list , on my pc is the file bkbackup , in which are
many
> > > > files with a icon of a red handled saw , did John make this part of
the
> > > > system ?? or what ?
> > > > second question , I have two bk folders that I believe are
almost
> > the
> > > > same , named
> > > > ' a_bk ' and ' pop as #1' , I would like to change the pop as #1
to
> > a_bk ,
> > > > by simply renaming it , Will this work without messing up something
in
> > BK
> > > > its self
> > > > I few months ago I did a " split datebase " to make my father #
1
> > rather
> > > > than me
> > > > I need to go back to having the database known as " a_bk " , got
help
> > ? ,
> > > > Phil
> > > >
> > > >
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