FoxWeb uses the native VFP engine, so you should be looking at the same techniques that would speed regular VFP searches. Actually a 500,000 record table is not that big. If you create your index tags properly based on the searches you need to do, you should be getting results in a fraction of a second.
For information on optimizing VFP searches please refer to the VFP documentation. If you get stuck, you can post your select statements here for additional help.
Sent by Fox JW on 06/15/2002 04:45:58 AM:
I am using FoxWeb 1.2x running on NT with IIS4 and VFP6.
I have created an SQL to search from a table with 500,000+ records. The table is stored in the same NT server where FoxWeb is installed. Unfortunately, FoxWeb returned "timout" error for every keyword search.
Is there any other method that can make FoxWeb handle huge data records faster?