Access Database Recovery

A Quick Guide to repair access database from a critical damage

Damage or corruption to files in Microsoft Access database is not new and is a common problem for a lot of users. Access database can become corrupt due to various reasons and it can be quiet a painful experience for the user to loose important data that were stored in it. However, keeping it is better to prevent damage to the database by following a few simple steps than to repair Access after the damage. Corruption of files in Microsoft Access is a serious problem for a lot of users who...

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Vital Steps to Minimize Corruption in Access MDB file

Along with knowing how to operate Microsoft Access properly, take regular backups of the Access data and how to repair damaged MDB files, as an Access user, you also need to be aware of what could cause corruption in the MDB file. This will help you take the vital steps needed to minimize corruption in an Access MDB file. There are many factors that could affect the functioning of the Access database. Hardware problems such as network cable faults or problems in the network interface cards...

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The Power and Limitations of the Compact and Repair Utility of Microsoft Access

If you find that your Access database has become very large in size, you might believe that removing unwanted records would clear some space for you. However, this does not always work since frequent creation and deletion of records leads to fragmentation of the database. The Compact utility of Microsoft Access is the best tool for actually getting rid of empty space in an existing database. However, it also has certain limitations, as we will see in the following article. The Compact and...

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