Importing Access 2010 accdb into SQL

Posted on 2011-05-03
Last Modified: 2013-11-05
I'm in SQL Server trying to import tables from an accdb file and I get this error:

TITLE: SQL Server Import and Export Wizard
The operation could not be completed.

Unrecognized database format 'J:\MyDatabase.accdb'. (Microsoft JET Database Engine)

Why does it not recognize my accdb?
Question by:gcgcit
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    did you use Compact and Repair option in access 2010, because this will give you this error when you inport it to SQL
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    Which version of SQL Server?
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    this link for the same problem with access 2007, but it is applicable for access 2010
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    Using SQL Server 2005

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