Corrupted mdb file RRS feed

  • Question

  • A corrupt mdb file gives this message when I try to open it: "Microsoft has stopped the process because you and another user are trying to change the same data at the same time."The message is obviously wrong, no other user can be. I really want to recover this database because it contains customer data. Please tell me how can I recover a Microsoft Access 2000 file format ?
    Saturday, July 7, 2018 3:57 PM


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  • I'd ask for help over here.




    Regards, Dave Patrick ....
    Microsoft Certified Professional
    Microsoft MVP [Windows Server] Datacenter Management

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    Saturday, July 7, 2018 4:11 PM
  • First of all, I will suggest you to restore the database from backup. If backup is not updated then, try compact and repair option. 

    If you are ready to invest on a third party tool then, you can give a try any Access database repair software. Here, I will suggest you Stellar Phoenix Access Database Repair software because, I also tried it. Get the demo verson of the software from here: https://www.stellarinfo.com/access-database-repair.php

    Note: make a copy of your data file before trying any method or tool. 

    Tuesday, July 10, 2018 9:15 AM