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Syncing DB's to two iOS devices

PostPosted: Tue Apr 14, 2015 12:28 am
by 2home
Looked through all the documentation and Mac and iPhone forums and can't find any reference to this question. Just recently purchased an iPad Air 2 and also Handbase for iPad. Then I updated to the newest version of Desktop for Mac and synced my iPhone and checked to see all updated. When I uploaded the iPone DB's to the iPad it created a new batch of files in the Mac's Handbase folder that match the iPhone files under the name: MyName's iPad. So now when I add or change a record and sync it updates the respective device's DB but not the other. I tried renaming the Mac iPad folder and synced iPhone db's to iPad again and it just created another MyName's iPad folder. Obviously what I want to do is add or change a record (once) on the Mac or the iPhone or the iPad and migrate that change to the other two devices whenever there is a sync. I'm sure I'm just missing something or is this function not an available?

Re: Syncing DB's to two iOS devices

PostPosted: Tue Apr 14, 2015 9:22 pm
by Brian_Houghton
Hi Kevin,

Just responded to your email, asking for the log files. Please send them when you have a chance and we'll see what we can do to get your sync straightened out.


Re: Syncing DB's to two iOS devices

PostPosted: Wed Apr 15, 2015 10:29 am
by curtterp
Sounds like you do not have sharing setup for the databases.

To find the instructions on how to share a database between 2 devices, open up HanDBase desktop for Mac, click on Help->HanDBase Desktop 4 Help.

That will being up the quic start guide. In the search box type 'Sharing' and it will bring you right to the page on how to setup sharing between devices.