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Access 2007 and linked SQL database

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I'm using Access 2007.   It's linked to a SQL server database.  Where/how can I determine the database, and Where/how do I change it?
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<Where/how can I determine the database>

In the Navigation Pane, hover the mouse pointer in any of the linked tables from the SQL server and you can view its connection string . You can find there the name of the database as well as the sql server.

<Where/how do I change it?>

Altering the table structures must be done in the SQL Server.

Sincerely,
Ed

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When I hover over the table name, all I get is the table name. Also, I did not mean I wanted to change tge structure - I want to change the linked database.
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I found it.   It's under Server->Connection info.
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I found the answer myself.
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