none
Starting access application from the command line RRS feed

  • Question

  • An access applicatien can be started from the command  line where a parameter indicates the specific  applicatien to start.

    Can  Ik use the same mechanism to point to a specific  backend database?

    Wednesday, February 15, 2017 10:56 PM

All replies

  • As long as the back end is an Access database, sure, why not!

    You can use the command line to start any Access database, front end, back end, unsplit, ...


    Daniel Pineault, 2010-2016 Microsoft MVP Professional Support: http://www.cardaconsultants.com MS Access Tips and Code Samples: http://www.devhut.net


    Wednesday, February 15, 2017 11:12 PM
  • Hi Ubbo van Piggelen,

    please try to pass the full path of specific access database with in double quotes like below.

    Reference:

    Command-line switches for Access

    Regards

    Deepak


    MSDN Community Support
    Please remember to click "Mark as Answer" the responses that resolved your issue, and to click "Unmark as Answer" if not. This can be beneficial to other community members reading this thread. If you have any compliments or complaints to MSDN Support, feel free to contact MSDNFSF@microsoft.com.

    Thursday, February 16, 2017 12:31 AM
    Moderator