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Ms/ACCES split database folder change

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I have an access database that I splitted a few months ago. As I need to move the Back End to a new computer with different organization, I need to change the address of the back end folder. How do I do it?
Is there a manner to unsplit the database?
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DatabaseMX (Joe Anderson - Microsoft MVP, Access and Data Platform) earned 500 total points
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You can use the Linked Table Manager to Relink to the new location ... Tools>>Database Utilities>>Linked Table Manager.

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"Is there a manner to unsplit the database?"
No need to do this nor would it be recommended.

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<<Is there a manner to unsplit the database? >>
Sure it is possible. Just reverse the process of splitting.

FWIW: I split every database from the start. I will only would on a database that is split.  

I have written some article on the subject.

How to Manage Your Linked Tables

Splitting your Access database into application and data

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Thanks! it worked perfectly!
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You are welcome ..

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