Runtime Error 52
RTE52 (Bad file name or number) is what we refer to as a General Networking Error. This is not to say there is an issue with the network, but it normally indicates a problem accessing a data file on the server.
This can occur if the workstation has full stops in the configuration path. Rest Professional being a VB6 Program cannot operate to its full capacity when there are full stops in the configuration path. This is most likely caused by an IP address.
- Browse to the configuration location of the data files. This will be C:\Rest\Configdatasources\X\WorkStation.ini where X is replaced with the number of the database. Open the file with notepad, and when you open the workstation.ini file it will look something this:
- Go to Edit > Replace and do one of the following:
or Where R:\ is the mapped drive of the Rest Data
- The final locations should look more like this:
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