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Access 2003 seperating .ldb and back end

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Concerning an Access 2003 DB, is it possible to specify in what folder the locked file (.ldb) is created? Would it be possible to have the .ldb file in a readwrite folder, and have the back end in a read-only folder? Thanks in advance
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No.  And remember that Access/JET has to be able to delete the LDB file when the last mdb is closed, if more than FE is connected.

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JET is automatically always going to create the LDB in the same folder as the MDB.

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What are you actually trying to achieve?
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Thank you for the answer
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You are welcome ...
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