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How can i see in a module in an access 2.0 database.
I can open the mdb but i have no rights to read the module.
Is there a trick to see the module anyhow ?

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You can bypass all the security files by running the wrkgadm.exe in the access directory.  You should then create a new user group, over write the existing one.  No security checks will take place when you enter Access now.
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by:jan_l_keersmaekers
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Can i do this for only one MDB, so no other users/programmers will have problems with this ?

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No, you can't . . . otherwise it wouldn't be secure. I'd suggest getting permission to read the module from the db administrator.
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