definition of unsupported objects

In Object Dependencies I have a few 'Unsupported Objects' (queries)
what does this mean?
can I assume they are not used anywhere?
and why, if I get the 'objects that depend on me' for qryA, why is qryA listed in unsupported objects? while it is the datasource for a form

thank you
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Anders Ebro (Microsoft MVP)Connect With a Mentor Microsoft DeveloperCommented:
Unsupported objects are ones that the dependency viewer cannot "understand" well enough to provide an answer. I believe union queries fall in that category, and a few others. Basically you would need to check these manually (or maybe you allready know that they are used for something else).
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Dale FyeConnect With a Mentor Commented:
just a thought, are all of the tables or queries used in qryA valid?
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COACHMAN99Author Commented:
yes.
is the intention of 'Unsupported Objects'  to list those are not used/referenced anywhere? or something else?
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Scott McDaniel (Microsoft Access MVP - EE MVE )Infotrakker SoftwareCommented:
Is qryA actually set as the Recordsource of your form, or do you assign it with VBA?
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COACHMAN99Author Commented:
recordsource
is the intention of 'Unsupported Objects'  to list those are not used/referenced anywhere? or something else?
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Scott McDaniel (Microsoft Access MVP - EE MVE )Connect With a Mentor Infotrakker SoftwareCommented:
I'm not sure. I don't use the Dependency stuff in Access, so I can't really say.

I'd assume, however, that it does NOT mean they are not used or referenced. After all, if your query is used as a Recordsource of a Form, it's obviously used in that location.

If I had to guess, I'd think that it means there are no objects which provide "support" for it - in other words, it's created from base table, with no queries or such involved. But that's purely a guess ...
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Dale FyeCommented:
I cannot give you any more than Scott.
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COACHMAN99Author Commented:
OK thanks everyone for their input
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