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Opening Access database on two computers

Discussion in 'All Other Software' started by Pengu, Apr 16, 2010.

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  1. Pengu

    Pengu Thread Starter

    Jan 27, 2004
    Hey guys I'm having trouble with an access database in two parts; it is an mdb file and an mde file. The two computers are Access 2003. The thing is they can only open the database from one computer; the other computer will not open it. I've looked online for a long time how to fix it but can't come up with a solution! The database files are located on the server. I just made a shortcut from the server for them to open on there computers.

    Please any help is appreciated.
  2. OBP


    Mar 8, 2005
    You need to check that the Server Drive & Folders all have the necessary sharing settings correctly set.
    If the Computer that can open it, closes it, can the other computer then open it?
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