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Open Access dbase from batch file generates error

I want to open an Access 2007 database from a batch file.
When I try to do it, I get an error stating the process cannot access the file because it's being used by another process. However, I can run it from the RUN window. What am I missing?
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p912sCommented:
I do this regularly with statements like this:

"C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office14\MSACCESS.EXE" "C:\SchTasks\payroll.accdb"

What does your batch command look like?

Scot
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JP_TechGroupAuthor Commented:
Just like that.. weird... now it works...
I deleted the batch file and retyped it. Must have had some kind of corruption. Thanks.. have some points anyway.
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p912sCommented:
Glad you got it working. Thanks!
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