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Microsoft Access can't open this file.

by philmanson / October 23, 2007 1:54 AM PDT

I have just introduced a network into my office comprising 2 user computers and a server. The server only has data on it.

One item I moved to the server is an MS Access database which i have been using for many years running MS Office XP Pro.

When I attempt to open the file from my computer I get the following message:

Microsoft Access cannot open this file
The file is located outside your intranet or on an untrusted site. Microsoft Access will not open the file due to potential security problems.

I need the file on the server so that it can be shared and the data backup runs from there.

Can anyone offer some help/advice please.

Thank you

Philip

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Re: MS Access can't open file.
by Kees Bakker / October 29, 2007 8:50 PM PDT
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by philmanson / October 29, 2007 11:37 PM PDT

Many thanks for your response. I will try this out.

Phil

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