Access Database Recovery

How to Solve “Not a valid bookmark” Problem in MS Access

This is a brief explanation of what causes the "Not a valid bookmark" problem in MS Access and what you should do to fix the problem. MS Access databases provide a simple way to manage business records. The application is simple to learn, and therefore, users do not have to contend with a steep learning curve. An Access database can hold hundreds of records. Thus, retrieving records and reports can be a tedious endeavor, especially if you decide to do it manually. This is where VBA...

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How to Deal with “not an index in this table” Error in Access

In Today’s post, we offer helpful tips on how to deal with the “not an index in this table” error in Access. Although MS Access provides users with a simple way to create robust databases, it is not immune to data corruption. For example, the above error signifies corruption in your Access files. While some MDB or ACCDB corruption issues in Access databases are easy to fix, others are adamant and this is the case with this error. We will examine what causes this error and what to...

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How to Fix “This file may not be safe if it contains code that was intended to harm your computer” Error in Access

Learn about the problem "This file may not be safe if it contains code that was intended to harm your computer" in Access and ways to solve it. MS Access databases play a critical role in the management of business records. When such files get damaged, your business can suffer huge losses in case you fail to restore them quickly. Let's say you encounter the above response when launching your database and it fails to open, this is an indication that your MS Access file is faulty. We will...

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