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Corrupt Autoexec and Macro files

Posted on 2011-09-06
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Hello everyone,
We seem to have corrupt Autoexec and macro files in out current database. Is it possible to extract the Autoexec and Macros from the backup DB from 2 weeks ago and apply them to to current database? If yes, what are the steps to accomplish this?
Thanks in advance for any help or suggestions.
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DatabaseMX (Joe Anderson - Microsoft MVP, Access and Data Platform) earned 250 total points
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1) Delete the suspect macros.
2) Compact & Repair the db.
3) Reopen, then See image ... and browse to the backup db ... then import the items you need
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MX's posts presumes this, but just to be sure...
Make sure you have valid backups before you delete the originals...

;-)
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Thanks for all your help.
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Thanks but my post was just a footnote.

You can request that Mx get all the points for answering the question directly.

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