running Progression updates, a Progression window is displayed with the
message "Error Creating Output File".
If the OK button is selected, the update process appears to
Even though the update process continues, the error message is an
indication that not all *.lbr files were
problem can be caused by users logged into Macola while the update is
processing, running a third party application such as Crystal or
Microsoft Access that is accessing the Macola data, or phantom USER*.tmp
files in the \MACOLA70\USERS directory.
the following troubleshooting steps to address the problem:
Log out of Progression
Browse to the MACOLA70 \PROGRAMS folder and rename the INQ*.lbr and SY*.lbr
Verify no users are logged into Progression.
Verify no USER*.tmp files exist in the \MACOLA70\USERS directory.
Verify no files are held open at the server.
Log into the network as the administrator, and into Progression as the
Run the update process again
information can also be found on the Macola’s website in document no.