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I have a local  access 2003 database on my computer. This data base colects a data from external Oracle
databases on a sale in companiy, trough a pass-trough queries and then trough append queries puts data in tables in local database.
I crated a form for refreshing a database and with clik on a button DB is starting to refresh. What I would like now is to set up a database to refresh it self automaticlly.
During the night because refreshing sometimes tjkes to mžuch time and recsources on my computer. So my questionis is there a way to set up my database to refresh automaticlly !
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You can use timer event on form for collection data, but I prefer to use windows sheduler for starting Access macro from command line:
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/209207
Macro can call sub with nesessary actions and can close db after it. You can also compact DB from command line.
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You can use the On Timer Event of your Main form to do the automatic refresh. Ju

See the link below:

http://www.blueclaw-db.com/access_event_programming/timer.htm

Sincerely,
Ed
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This question has been classified as abandoned and is being closed as part of the Cleanup Program. See my comment at the end of the question for more details.
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