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How to Delete all Linked Tables in code?

Posted on 2008-06-14
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I need some robust code to enable me to delete all linked tables in my MDB, but leave all the non-linked tables as they are.
This should be easy...High points for a fast answer!
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Sub dropLinkedTables()
Dim db As DAO.Database, x As Variant
    Set db = CurrentDb
    For Each x In db.TableDefs
        If Len(x.Connect) > 0 Then
            db.Execute "drop table [" & x.Name & "]"
        End If
    Next
End Sub
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by:SOTA
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Perfect!! Thanks capricorn1
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Awesome as usual!
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