Data Recovery

How to Fix “Cannot open database. (Error 3049)” in MS Access

In today’s post, we explore what error 3049 in MS Access is and what causes it and provide possible ways of fixing this error. You may come across a message "Cannot open database. (Error 3049)" while working on your Access database. You were probably creating new records or even using a query to extract certain information. When this error is triggered, your access to the database is curtailed. This can disrupt your business operations, especially if the database is one of your...

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How to Fix the “Unexpected error 35012” Error in MS Access Databases

In this article, we’ll take a deep dive and explore the causes of "Unexpected error 35012" in MS Access database and what to do to avoid data loss. MS Access stands out as one of the simplest database applications to deploy. Also, the fact that it runs on a desktop, it's cheap and becomes the ideal pick for small businesses. When you encounter the above error, you need to act quickly to avoid imminent data loss. What causes this error If your database was created using...

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How to Handle “Microsoft Access has detected that this database is in an inconsistent state” Error in MS Access

Discover why you may get the response "Microsoft Access has detected that this database is in an inconsistent state" and ways to deal with the problem. If you've used MS Access regularly, you've probably come across the above error text. When this happens, the application may provide an option to perform a database repair and highlight items that couldn't be recovered. We will explore this error in detail, find out what causes it and your options when it comes to fixing it. Causes of...

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