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Access Linked Table Path Correction

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Submitted on: 2/3/2015 8:23:00 PM
By: Yalin Meric (from psc cd)  
Level: Advanced
User Rating: By 5 Users
Compatibility: VBA MS Access
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     When the folder of an access application and its linked table source changes, this code will modify the linked tables to comply.
 
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'**************************************
' Name: Access Linked Table Path Correction
' Description:When the folder of an access application and its linked table source changes, this code will modify the linked tables to comply.
' By: Yalin Meric (from psc cd)
'
' Assumes:In order that code to work the Access application and the linked table source file must be in the same directory. Also the user running the application must have the permission to modify the tables.
'**************************************

Sub TabloLinkleriniKontrolEt(sSourceFile As String)
 Dim daTaban As Database, tbTablo As TableDef
 Set daTaban = CurrentDb
 For Each tbTablo In daTaban.TableDefs
 If InStr(tbTablo.Connect, "DATABASE=") > 0 Then
Debug.Print tbTablo.Connect
If tbTablo.Connect <> ";DATABASE=" & Application.CurrentProject.Path & "\" & sSourceFile Then
tbTablo.Connect = ";DATABASE=" & Application.CurrentProject.Path & "\" & sSourceFile
tbTablo.RefreshLink
End If
 End If
 Next
 daTaban.Close
End Sub


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