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I need to be able to change the Database password of an Access database using VB4.  I don't want to use the compactdatabase method.  I just want the user to enter the old password, then enter the new password.  Then go to the database and change it.  Can anyone help?
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Sekans,
Check:

      HOWTO: Change an Access Database Password
http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/q170/9/61.asp
Regards
Dalin
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Perfect, thank you very much.  This will save me considerable headaches.

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Sekans
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