Unlink ONLY Linked and Not Local Tables

How do I check a table's attribute to know that it is linked and not local??
Eileen MurphyIndependent Application DeveloperAsked:
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You can do the following, by checking the Connect property of the Table:

Dim dbCurr As DAO.Database
Dim tdfCurr As DAO.TableDef

Set dbCurr = CurrentDb()
For Each tdfCurr In dbCurr.TableDefs
If Len(tdfCurr.Connect) > 0 Then
Debug.Print "Table " & tdfCurr.Name & " is linked."
Debug.Print "Table " & tdfCurr.Name & " is not linked."
End If
Next tdfCurr

Another way would be to look it up in the MSysObjects table:

Function IsLinked(TableName As String) As Boolean

IsLinked = Nz(DLookup("Type", "MSysObjects", _
"Name = '" & TableName & "'"), 0) <> 1

End Function

(Non-linked tables have a type of 1, tables linked using ODBC have a type of
4 and all other linked tables have a type of 6)


Hope this helps,

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Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)Commented:
run this query

select [name], [connect],[database] from msysobjects where len([connect]) >0 or len([database])>0
Eileen MurphyIndependent Application DeveloperAuthor Commented:
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