Solved

Access Databases & opendatabase

Posted on 1999-01-20
2
121 Views
Last Modified: 2010-05-03
If I have an Access 97 database called 'dog'
 I access it by:
set dbs = opendatabase("dog.mdb")
if I give the database a password called 'cat'  in Access, what is the syntax for accessing it. I keep getting not a valid password.
0
Comment
Question by:Alexx
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
2 Comments
 

Author Comment

by:Alexx
ID: 1469740
Edited text of question
0
 
LVL 9

Accepted Solution

by:
Dalin earned 100 total points
ID: 1469741
Looks like you use DAO:

Set DBS = OpenDatabase(yourdbPath & "\yourdb.mdb",False,False,";Pwd=" & pwd)
0

Featured Post

Independent Software Vendors: We Want Your Opinion

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

If you have ever used Microsoft Word then you know that it has a good spell checker and it may have occurred to you that the ability to check spelling might be a nice piece of functionality to add to certain applications of yours. Well the code that…
Most everyone who has done any programming in VB6 knows that you can do something in code like Debug.Print MyVar and that when the program runs from the IDE, the value of MyVar will be displayed in the Immediate Window. Less well known is Debug.Asse…
As developers, we are not limited to the functions provided by the VBA language. In addition, we can call the functions that are part of the Windows operating system. These functions are part of the Windows API (Application Programming Interface). U…
Get people started with the process of using Access VBA to control Outlook using automation, Microsoft Access can control other applications. An example is the ability to programmatically talk to Microsoft Outlook. Using automation, an Access applic…

729 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question