BCM database on SQL Server 2000



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    I've had BCM running separately on two user profiles on the same PC. I now want the users to share the same BCM database. When I try to switch databases (File/Datafile management then click Settings) the Associate database wizard only shows the database created under that profile and not the one created under the other profile. How do I get it to pick up the other database, so that I can share it.
  • 2. Unable to initialize CLR
    I am recieving an error when I try to add Bus. contact Manager database to Outlook 2003. The error is: "Could not initialize CLR. Required Permission can not be obtained." I had the program running, then started recieving this error. Now, when ever I open Outlook the message Could not initialize CLR continues to pop-up. I have to remove BCM to stop the pop-up error message. I have un installed and re-installed Outlook and BCM, but can not get access to the database. I have removed my old database, planning to set-up a new one, however, I still get this error. I have put my name as a BSMuser and unloaded and reloaded Office 2003. i am running Windows XP Professional and my username is set-up as admiistrator. Also runing Office 2003 SP1. ANY IDEAS...Thank you for your Help
  • 3. Company info in Appointments etc
    Call me blind or just stunned, however I am at a loss. I would expect that when you view an appointment etc on your calendar you would be able to see the associated Account Name or Business Contact Name when you click on it. The way it is the Appointment is linked to the Business Contact or Account, however if you double click on it the only way to see the link is to click on Link to Record to see who the Appointment is linked to and then cancel out of that and go to Business Contacts or Account Name and open the record there to make notes of the Appointment or call if you want them to appear on the record there. Is there not a direct way to work in the Business Contact Record or Account Record from the Appointment. If I not clear here let me know and I will try to explain better. Thanks for helping out in advance. Regards -- Andrew Mitchell
  • 4. urgent advice on sharing data please?
    We use BCM v2.00.4013. To date we have been synching using export / import. We need to hold a central d/b which can be viewed centrally and / updated etc. We want to have access to the contact/account/opportunity data while we are offline and then synchronize any changes that we may have made back into the shared database when we come back into the office. Is this possible? We are thinking of getting an exchange server and SBS implemented for this very purpose. Do I understand that this is good idea or not? I hope someone could answer this as we need to make a decision here quickly? Thanks for any help. Ian

BCM database on SQL Server 2000

Postby QWxhbiBNaWxsZXI » Sat, 05 May 2007 23:37:01 GMT

Hello. We are investigating using BCM for some of our sales people. We would 
like to have the BCM database setup on our existing SQL Server 2000. When I 
setup the BCM client (Outlook 2007 with BCM) it asks if I want to connect to 
an existing database, which can be on another computer, but there is no 
option to create the database on a remote server. Is this possible? If so, 
can someone point me to documentation on this?

Re: BCM database on SQL Server 2000

Postby Luther » Wed, 09 May 2007 03:29:27 GMT

On May 4, 7:37 am, Alan Miller <Alan  XXXX@XXXXX.COM >

Have a look at this:

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