Data Recovery

What to Do when Access Requires Password for an Unencrypted but Corrupt Database

Discover what makes MS Access unencrypted files to ask for a password and ways you can solve the problem and restore proper functioning of your database. Extreme file corruption in MS Access can make databases appear encrypted to the application, while in the actual sense they are not. When this happens, you will be prompted to provide a password every time you try to open the database. If you enter any password in the pop-up box that appears, you will always get the ‘Not a valid...

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How to Solve OST File Error “Errors Could have been Detected in the File”

This article discusses important tips on how to resolve the error "Errors Could have been Detected in the File" which is associated with corrupt OST files. If your internet connection is unstable, working online can be very frustrating. In such an environment, you may be forced to work offline for long hours. For those who process tons of emails daily, using Microsoft Exchange Server gives the flexibility of working offline. The system creates an OST file that allows you to create...

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How to Fix the Error “Record(s) cannot be read; no read permission” in Access

This post provides insights on how you can resolve this if you come across it when working with Access databases. Managing business operations can be a complex endeavor, especially if you do not have systems in place to reconcile your transactions. Luckily, databases come in handy to help you manage business records effectively. MS Access is a simple yet powerful application that can help you develop and deploy a robust database with ease. Moreover, you do not need a seasoned IT expert...

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