Want to protect your cyber security and still get fast solutions? Ask a secure question today.Go Premium

x
?
Solved

Access Database - Option settings

Posted on 2011-03-08
2
Medium Priority
?
317 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
I am going to have a VB2008 application on two computers sharing the same Access 2007 database. Which options and settings do I need to allow both users to access the database at the same time? Can a single datatable be accessed by both users at the same time?
0
Comment
Question by:Tim313
2 Comments
 
LVL 5

Assisted Solution

by:mayankagarwal
mayankagarwal earned 1000 total points
ID: 35068686
there are no specific settings required for this... just use the default driver and you are done.
0
 
LVL 74

Accepted Solution

by:
Jeffrey Coachman earned 1000 total points
ID: 35070964
To be sure, set the default open mode option to: Shared

Office Button-->Access Options-->Advanced-->Advanced-->Default Open mode
0

Featured Post

Concerto's Cloud Advisory Services

Want to avoid the missteps to gaining all the benefits of the cloud? Learn more about the different assessment options from our Cloud Advisory team.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

If you need a simple but flexible process for maintaining an audit trail of who created, edited, or deleted data from a table, or multiple tables, and you can do all of your work from within a form, this simple Audit Log will work for you.
Sometimes MS breaks things just for fun... In Access 2003, only the maximum allowable SQL string length could cause problems as you built a recordset. Now, when using string data in a WHERE clause, the 'identifier' maximum is 128 characters. So, …
In Microsoft Access, when working with VBA, learn some techniques for writing readable and easily maintained code.
Look below the covers at a subform control , and the form that is inside it. Explore properties and see how easy it is to aggregate, get statistics, and synchronize results for your data. A Microsoft Access subform is used to show relevant calcul…

580 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question