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V5 and V6 Problem opening publication when large data file is associated with the publication

Product Feature: Installation / Upgrade

Operating System: Not stated

Database: Not stated

Configuration: Not stated
 

Issue

Problem opening publication

Cause

When a large data file is associated with a publication, the publication can hang when opening.

Resolution

UPDATED: September 1, 2017
Substitute this data with a smaller data file.

Obviously you can't do this when the publication is open, but this can be changed using the publication properties dialog in the Manager, when nobody has the publication open:

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