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MSAccess 2000 on a windows 2000 Network. I have a table that I would like to copy out of the database into another database. I have a macro to do that but what I'm trying to do is schedule for that macro to run every night. I seen a third party app that can schedule a macro it was like 35 bucks. I'm just looking for any alternatives.

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Hello jaze95,

Use the Windows scheduler to start Access with your database. Look at Scheduled tasks in Control Panel.  You can specify a macro to run when the database opens in the command line using the /X macroname switch.
See command line in Help.

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