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I have been told and seen references to not Hard Coding my paths. For example: Set dbsJumpLog = OpenDatabase("C:\JumpLog\JumpLog.mdb").
 I can see the wisdom in not doing this however I do not know the alternate way. After looking through a few thousand questions in the archive I have decided it would be worth a few points to gain this knowledge. Can you help me?
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Set Db = OpenDatabase(App.Path & "\Test.mdb", dbOpenTable)
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Thanks, thats perfect : )
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