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Posted on 2002-03-13
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hi all,

Its financial year ending,I want my application to create the database copy of the original with/without data and should be named as per my entry.I dont want to try
createdatabse in my again

help me
Thanx
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Question by:kv_gouda
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deighton earned 200 total points
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close all database connections,
copy database twice using filecopy command
delete all records from one of the databases using sql
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Better to create a new database an import all the objects from the old one into the new one - that way any autonumber indices get reset to 0 and you get a cleaner database with less chance of corruption
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by:kv_gouda
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Thanx  deighton,
   It took me only 2 min to do what I wanted.though ur answer was full,but I got the idea

credit goes to you,

Thanx tomnich

It was a single line of code
FileSystem.FileCopy App.Path & "\Invoice.mdb", App.Path & "\" & Text1.Text & ".mdb"
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