Posted on Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 11:56 PM
Have you converted an Access database using the CompactDatabase method? Are you experiencing problems with the converted database? Issues are bound to plague an Access database converted to a later version using the CompactDatabase method. Since this method leaves the database in a partially converted state, the possibilities of it becoming corrupt reach their peak point. Due to corruption, you might have to encounter various error messages along with data inaccessibility. In such situations, you must use the backup copy of the original Access database and convert it using the Convert Database command. However, if no such backup is available, you should grab a professional access recovery software to resolve corruption errors and recover the vital data.
Consider a scenario, wherein, you have an Access database which you are trying to open in MS Access 2007. The database doesn't open and you receive the following error message:
"The database is in an unexpected state."...
Posted on Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at 3:27 AM
Have you ever encountered the agonizing situation of appearance of #Deleted in a few records of your Access 2000 database files? Or, are you unable to open a few objects of the database? Or worse, are you unable to open your database files? These things happen due to various environmental factors and damage the Access database files. In such situations, you can only draw respite from various access recovery strategies that can help you get your database back. However, if by chance they don't work, use updated and validated backups for performing access database recovery. If that fails, you still have option of using access repair
software to get your database back.
Consider, when you open your Access 2000 database, the file refuses to open. It implies that your database is damaged and you will need to repair it as follows:
Use the Compact and Repair utility as per directions:
Posted on Wednesday, September 08, 2010 at 11:31 PM
An Access database can become corrupt in many instances, and with corruption it brings along several miseries for a user. Some of the symptoms include eruption of various error messages, data inaccessibility, records getting deleted etc. Though, you can rely on Compact and Repair, the inbuilt repair utility provided by Microsoft, it never delivers expected results. The utility works by deleting unused space which was created by deletion of objects and records, and repairing tables, queries and indexes. However, in order to recover each and every component of a corrupt database in an efficient manner, you have to rely on a third-party access database recovery
Consider a scenario, wherein, you have an Access 2003 database. When you make an attempt to open it using a shortcut, you won't be able to mount it. Additionally, you would receive the following error message:
"Can't find the database you specified, or you didn't specify a database at all...
In Microsoft Access, fatal system errors are common. Errors like page fault error, an application exception error, might cause Access application to stop responding or to exit abruptly. The reasons for such errors could be varied including improper memory address, Access database corruption etc. Corruption is one cause which proves to be a real headache for an Access user. Being an Access user, you might have faced data inaccessibility issues caused by corruption. In such situations, you become completely dependent on a valid and clean backup copy of your Access database. However, if no such help can be availed, then you must switch to a third-party access repair
Consider a scenario, wherein, you have an Access 2002 database related to your customer's information. When you make an attempt to open it, Access might close unexpectedly and you receive the following error message:...