Visual Basic RunTime Error 2114
Posted on 2004-09-21
We are getting a Visual Basic error on the Picture property of an Image control in an Access 2002 SP3 report on
Windows XP Professional SP1. The annoying thing is that its happening on only 3 machines while its NOT happening
on several other machines with the exact same version of XP and Access 2002. All machines have the same VBA
The "Picture" in question is a small 136 KB TIF file on a network drive. The error message is "Microsoft Visual
Basic RunTime Error 2114. DATABASE name doesn't support the format of the file FILENAME.TIF or it is too large.
Try converting the file to BMP or GIF format."
I cannot find any information about this particular Error Code in msdn.microsoft.com or support.microsoft.com or in
Google. Could perhaps a malicious script be generating this error code? There is also an annoying problem on
these 3 machines where sometimes (not always!) one has to click command buttons twice instead of once to make them
Any information anyone could provide would be very much appreciated. This is costing us a great deal of time and