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I have an application that runs off a file server and can be accessed over the LAN network by 10+ machines.

I want to ensure that only one instance of the application run at any time over the entire network.

the "Previnstan ce" method does not work as it checks only on the local machine and not the network.

Also cannot create a check file which is deleted at close as the application has a tendency to crash at times.....
Aug 21 '12
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Access has support for multiple users without you having to do anything. What exactly happens if more than one person uses it at the same time?
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