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after moving a spatialite-database to another directory, qspatialite says "Can't connect to Database" / Error unable to open database file. Even no project is open or I try to create a new project. In Qgis browser it lists the spatialite-database but says "database does not exist". I scanned all Qgis project files for the according database, but it does not show up.

The questions are:

  • where are these settings stored?
  • how to change these settings to the correct path?
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What operating system are you using? – Simbamangu Jun 20 '12 at 14:25

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Either in the [spatialite] section of ~/.config/QuantumGIS/QGIS.conf in Linux/Unix (perhaps also on OSX) or on Windows in the registry HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\QuantumGIS\qgis\SpatiaLite\connections (Windows)

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Thank's a lot this answers my question – adrian Jun 26 '12 at 6:10
On 2.8.2 (Windows) is under HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\QGIS\QGIS2\SpatiaLite\connections ... if you delete all connections, qspatialite will remind you of the strange GUI way to make database connections by creating a new Spatialite layer and ignoring the "Replace" warning. – Ben Mearns Oct 30 at 18:12

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