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Editing the Products Database (PRODUCTS.DAT) with PRODSYNC - TID10069964 (last modified 18NOV2005)
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Editing the Products Database (PRODUCTS.DAT) with PRODSYNC


Netware 5.1 Support Pack 3 or later

Novell NetWare 6.0 Support Pack 1 or later

Novell NetWare 6.5 shipping or later


This might be useful if you suspect that PRODUCTS.DAT has become corrupt:

Available only with NW51SP3 / NW6SP1 and later.

Run PRODSYNC with no switches to force the Products Database (products.dat) to synchronize with the NW Registry.

To add records to products.dat from the command line type:


To delete records from products.dat:


To use the graphical c worthy interface type:  LOAD PRODSYNC MENU

NOTE:  Use this utility with care as a damaged or incorrectly formatted products.dat file can impact stability of server.

Document Title: Editing the Products Database (PRODUCTS.DAT)
Document ID: 10069964
Solution ID: NOVL76698
Creation Date: 11APR2002
Modified Date: 18NOV2005
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