MS Access hanging up on linked table field...
Posted on 2009-03-31
I'm using an mdb MS Access database with linked SQL 2000 tables and views. For some reason, one of my data entry forms hangs up when a certain field becomes active (in this case the field is named ScheduledDate). It only hangs up on this field, the other fields work okay. I tried relinking the backend data tables/views, even deleting the links and re-linking, and still the same problem. The field type is datetime and it allows nulls. There are other datetime fields in the same table that don't hang up, though.
I went into the linked table itself through Access, and it hung up when I cursored over this ScheduledDate field. When I go into the table via the backend itself (through SQL Enterprise Manager), no hang ups in the view and it appears to be okay (the table link is to an SQL backend "view").
Anyways, to make my long story short - have any of you had problems like this where MS Access would hang up over a single linked table field?