Improve company productivity with a Business Account.Sign Up

x
  • Status: Solved
  • Priority: Medium
  • Security: Public
  • Views: 277
  • Last Modified:

Cannont open any more databases

I am trying to open a query and a warning pops up that stats "Cannot open any more databases". Then I can click OK or HELP.

Any idea what causes this? This particular query is connected to a large number of smaller queries. The other queries are opening with out any problem.

Thanks!

Chris
0
cansevin
Asked:
cansevin
1 Solution
 
Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)Commented:
you might have reach the limit of the number of queries you can open.

see this link for the specification

http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/access-help/access-specifications-HP005186808.aspx
0
 
cansevinAuthor Commented:
Thanks, I am going to try to condense.
0
 
Jim Dettman (Microsoft MVP/ EE MVE)PresidentCommented:
Try shortening the table names by aliasing them.  That may get you by.

Access has an internal limit of 2048 table references.  The limit floats a bit and sometimes you can eek out a little more.

Jim.
0
Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.

Join & Write a Comment

Featured Post

What Kind of Coding Program is Right for You?

There are many ways to learn to code these days. From coding bootcamps like Flatiron School to online courses to totally free beginner resources. The best way to learn to code depends on many factors, but the most important one is you. See what course is best for you.

Tackle projects and never again get stuck behind a technical roadblock.
Join Now