MS Access databases not showing up as a data source in MS Word

I am creating a letter to be sent to all physicians who performed a procedure during a selected month.  I have created the mailing list in MS Access and want to use the data in a mail merge within MS Word.

Within the Mail Merge Wizard, when I click on the "Browse" button to locate the "accdb" database in my folder, I do not see any MS Access databases.

I do have read write privileges to the source folder.

Is there a toggle I need to check to allow MS Word to see MS Access db's?

Thanks

Glen
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Kent DyerIT Security Analyst SeniorCommented:
What version of Access?  What version of Word?

Are you using full-blown Access or the Access run-time?  Are you using an MDE and not an MDB or a "front-end" and "back-end?"

If there are any discrepancies between Acccess 2007 and Word 2010, this could be your issue.

HTH,

Kent
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GPSPOWAuthor Commented:
MS Access 2007 and MS Word 2003
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GPSPOWAuthor Commented:
I have notified my network administrator to change my version of Word.

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Glen
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