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Failed to open hash data: IO error

PostPosted: 17 Feb 2019, 17:03
by nagaina
Documents\AirDC++\HashData\/005996.idb

recently started getting this error on startup and can not open AirDC anymore, reinstalling doesn't solve it. Any suggestions? There isn't another instance running either

Re: Failed to open hash data: IO error

PostPosted: 03 Mar 2019, 17:03
by nagaina
even after a windows reinstall this issue persists. any suggestions please?

Re: Failed to open hash data: IO error

PostPosted: 04 Mar 2019, 06:47
by maksis
Have you tried to start the app without the old database directories?

Re: Failed to open hash data: IO error

PostPosted: 04 Mar 2019, 16:52
by nagaina
How would I do that?

Re: Failed to open hash data: IO error

PostPosted: 04 Mar 2019, 21:40
by maksis
Rename the directory that you see in the error message or move it elsewhere

Re: Failed to open hash data: IO error

PostPosted: 04 Mar 2019, 22:14
by nagaina
I've figured it out, it was windows' controlled folder acces that didn't have dc as an allowed app, i feel kinda stupid but hey it's working fine now. thanks for the help anyways :oops: .