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Can I create an access database in the same directory as my application using the BDE ?  I know I can create a table, but that relies on a database being present.
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Not with the BDE.  You can create an Access DB using DAO calls through a component such as Diamond Access or Titan Access.  But it is not possible to do it with only the BDE.

Heath
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Or you could use copyso22.zip from DSP (http://sunsite.icm.edu.pl/delphi/ftp/d20free/copyso22.zip). Its free and has source (uses DAO to create Access DBs)

Cheers,

Raymond.
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hi dazza,

see dicussion at

http://www.experts-exchange.com/Q.10113793

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