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Is there a way to search through all objects of a database to see if a particular object is being used?  FOr example, if I want to delete a query but don't know if it is being used in a macro or another query or a report, is there a quick was to search and find out?
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by:bob_online
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no, not in any version of access I've used.
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by:bob_online
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Depending on what you're trying to accomplish, and the size of the database, the safest way to find out is to rename the object by putting an x in front of the name and then running the all of the code, queries, macros, etc.  If something doesn't work, just remove the x.
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Rick fisher wrote add-in called something like Find & replace.
A very powerfull tool to do your cross examining.
www.rickworld.com

With kind regards Peter Odekerken
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