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How can I force users of an access 97 database?

Posted on 2011-04-28
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How can I force users of an Access 97 Database?
Question by:tesla764
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DatabaseMX (Joe Anderson - Microsoft MVP, Access and Data Platform) earned 1000 total points
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sorry, you question is not clear.  Force what?

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by:James Murrell
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if you mean LOGOUT users from access We used

great example of how it can be done
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by:DatabaseMX (Joe Anderson - Microsoft MVP, Access and Data Platform)
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If you are looking for a Forced Shutdown scenario, Peter's (free) FSD works VERY well:


I have fully tested this and built an entire FSD module based on this to close N number of databases that may be open.

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by:Jeffrey Coachman
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If you mean that you want to *Force* Access 97 databases to open with Access 97, then see this utility:


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