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Old September 25th, 2004, 08:55 PM
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Default ADO - CurrentProject.AccessConnection

I am trying to use ADO to connect to a local database. I had it working earlier using the following line of code:

Set localConnection = CurrentProject.AccessConnection

But now when I am using this same code for a different database, VBA says that CurrentProject doesn't recognize this property for CurrentProject. Does anybody have any idea why VBA would start being so stubborn?

localConnection is my connection variable

I have it declared as follows:

Dim localConnection As New ADODB.Connection

 
Old September 26th, 2004, 04:15 AM
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AccessConnection is not available in Access 2000, try using Connection instead. You may be using Access version after 2000 but saving database in 2000 format.

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