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VB6 with Access XP

VB6 with Access XP

VB6 with Access XP

(OP)
Hello -

I am trying to create a basic user interface using Visual Basic 6. I would like to use (keep) the original .mdb as my data store. The problem that I have is the Data Form Wizard in VB will not accept (recognize) the .mdb...

Is this due to the original database tables being created with Access XP?? (Am I living in the Stone Age here using VB6?)

Any pointers are appreciated!!

Thanks in advance!

RE: VB6 with Access XP

Which VB6 service pack do you have?  This problem should have been fixed in SP4.  To be safe, just download SP6 from MS.

http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/vstudio/Aa718364.aspx

The root cause is that Access 97 is JetEngine 3.x while Access XP is JetEngine 4.x.  SP4 fixes that problem.

RE: VB6 with Access XP

(OP)
xwb-

Loaded SP6, works like a charm!!

Thanks!

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