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Renaming a table

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Hello

Is there a possibility to rename a table, using the DAO objects ?

Or, is there another possibility ?

Waiting for your answer soon,

Thanks,

Golan Liron
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by:AzraSound
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do you mean permanently?
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by:Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]
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What database are you speaking of?
If you have SQL Server, yes.
You execute the stored procedure using the DAO Connection object
EXEC sp_rename 'oldname', 'newname'
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by:lirong
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by:lirong
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I don't understand.

I'm working with Access, and using the recordset, database and workspace objects.
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3] earned 30 total points
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If you are inside an Access Module,
then do the following code:
Application.CurrentDb.TableDefs("Table1").Name = "Table2"

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