×
INTELLIGENT WORK FORUMS
FOR ENGINEERING PROFESSIONALS

Contact US

Log In

Come Join Us!

Are you an
Engineering professional?
Join Eng-Tips Forums!
  • Talk With Other Members
  • Be Notified Of Responses
    To Your Posts
  • Keyword Search
  • One-Click Access To Your
    Favorite Forums
  • Automated Signatures
    On Your Posts
  • Best Of All, It's Free!

*Eng-Tips's functionality depends on members receiving e-mail. By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail.

Posting Guidelines

Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.

Students Click Here

Large files across a network

Large files across a network

Large files across a network

(OP)
I am using Catia V5 r8 sp5. I have many large files that are stored on a Windows 2000 server. When I try to open these files on my Windows 2000 Pro workstation (P4 2Ghz with 1GB RAM) it can take up to 10 minutes. Network driver is the latest version and network speed is 100Mbs full duplex. Network load testing has proved no fault with network. Only Catia has this problem. AutoCAD and other apps all open large files across the network with no problem. Anyone else had this problem???

RE: Large files across a network

It may be the file size, how large are the files you're trying to open? I usually work with large files through LAN and have no problem. I always check the RAM usage in the Task Manager. When CATIA starts using virtual memory, it can take as long as she wants to get files loaded.

  Rgds.

Red Flag This Post

Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. Reasons such as off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework.

Red Flag Submitted

Thank you for helping keep Eng-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.
The Eng-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action.

Reply To This Thread

Posting in the Eng-Tips forums is a member-only feature.

Click Here to join Eng-Tips and talk with other members! Already a Member? Login



News


Close Box

Join Eng-Tips® Today!

Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical engineering professional community.
It's easy to join and it's free.

Here's Why Members Love Eng-Tips Forums:

Register now while it's still free!

Already a member? Close this window and log in.

Join Us             Close