How to solve "can't find stack" error

J. Landman Gay jacque at
Thu Jan 15 04:23:31 CET 2015

On January 14, 2015 7:01:20 PM CST, tbodine <bodine at> wrote:
> I have a desktop program built in LC 6.5.1
>that uses LC stacks as user files for storing user data in fields and
>cprops. Mostly this works well. However, I get occasional Error Reports
>a few users have tried to reopen a file they created. Error type is
>can't find stack". I know the file exists because the user just picked
>with the answer file command. 

This can also happen if the file exists but it isn't recognized as a stack, either because it's corrupted, it's the wrong stack version, or it was saved as a different type of file (like a text file, for example.) 
Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at
HyperActive Software           |

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