KNOWLEDGE BASE
Log In    |    Knowledge Base    |    4D Home
Tech Tip: Unlocking a Structure file on Windows
PRODUCT: 4D Insider | VERSION: | PLATFORM: Mac & Win
Published On: June 3, 2000
Your current browser may not allow you to download the asset. We recommend Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome.
Log In

If you are using 4D Insider to open a structure file and receive a message stating that the file is "locked", this means that the file is set to Read-Only mode.

To unlock it:

Right-click on the structure file in the Windows Explorer and select "Properties". A dialog box will open where the Read-Only option is selected.

De-select the Read-Only property, click Apply or close the window, and you will now be able to open the structure file with 4D Insider.