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Since my company ugraded from SQL Server 2005 to SQL Server 2008, could I expect this to have any impact on my  Accesss 2003 MDB type applications?

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Since my company ugraded from SQL Server 2005 to SQL Server 2008, could I expect this to have any impact on my  Accesss 2003 MDB type applications which use SQL Server as the back end database? Should I retest my Access 2003 applications?
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Scott McDaniel (Microsoft Access MVP - EE MVE ) earned 500 total points
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In general, no, but that depends entirely on exactly how you're interacting with the SQL database. Are you just using standard Linked Tables? If so, you should have no troubles.
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